On Saturday, October 8, 2011, at approximately 3:00am, two males broke into the Starling Loving Hall building located at 320 W. 10th Ave. The men were recorded on security video as they exited a stairwell door into a hallway of the building. While in the building, the men entered offices and removed several computers. The first suspect into the hallway is described as a Male/Black, 5’10” tall, 160 to 170lbs, medium complexion, black hair, mustache and long, possibly braided goatee, wearing a red ball cap, dark hooded sweatshirt with red letters, blue jeans and black athletic shoes with white shoe laces and white soles. The second suspect seen in the video is wearing a boot brace on his left foot and has been identified by investigators. Security video of the suspects in the commission of the crime may be viewed at our website, www.stopcrime.org.
Crime Stoppers has posted a reward of up to $2,000.00 for any information received by November 23, 2011, leading to the arrest and/or indictment of the persons responsible for this crime. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477) or go to our website at www.stopcrime.org and E-mail your tip. You can text a tip to “CRIMES” 274637, key word CMH.
Crime Stoppers does not use Caller ID or record telephone conversations. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller. Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers Board of Directors. For more information on Central Ohio Crime Stoppers, visit our website at www.stopcrime.org or call Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-877-645-TIPS (8477).
Crime Stoppers is a non-profit 501(c) (3) organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to Central Ohio Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. BOX 16038, COLUMBUS, OH 43216-6038.
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