Pedestrian Hit-Skip on the Far East Side of Columbus

Ronald Willis

On Thursday, October 2, 2014, Mr. Ronald Willis was walking to work on E. Broad St. just east of the I-270 interchange. Mr. Willis was employed by CAP & Associates and had walked the same route for the last ten years. It is estimated that sometime between 3:00am and 3:30am, an unidentified vehicle struck Mr. […]

Eric Mitchell Homicide

Eric Mitchell

On Saturday, May 24, 2014, Mr. Eric Mitchell went to 1578 Anchor Drive E. to possibly purchase a mini bike that had been advertised on a social media site. While Mr. Mitchell was outside the location, two unidentified males approached him, became confrontational, and started a verbal argument with him. Shortly thereafter, one of the […]

Adrian Battle Homicide

Adrian Battle

On Tuesday, December 4, 2012, Adrian Battle was inside the Fiesta Paradise Bar & Grill, located at 6068 Channingway Blvd. Mr. Battle was sitting at the bar, having drinks. During the evening, a fight between females broke out in another area of the bar. When Mr. Battle heard the commotion, he rose from his seat […]

Southeast Columbus Robbery

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at approximately 11:30pm, an unknown male entered the De Store convenience store located at 5273 Gender Road, pulled out a semiautomatic handgun, and rushed behind the front counter. Pointing the gun directly at the clerk, the suspect demanded the clerk to open the cash register and then ordered him to […]

Kelly Ann Prosser Homicide (1982)

Kelly Ann Prosser

This week’s “Crime of the Week” brings the spotlight on the 32nd anniversary of a Homicide which occurred in 1982. This specific crime has been featured before, but we still need your help in solving this homicide. On Monday, September 20, 1982, 8-year old Kelly Ann Prosser was abducted as she walked home from Indianola […]

Jonte Word Wanted for Robbery and Rape

Jonte Word

On July 15, 2013, at approximately 7:00pm, three individuals went to 178 N. Harris Avenue. They had recovered a stolen cell phone and thought they were returning it to the owner. When they arrived, they were brought into the house where they were then held at gunpoint by a group of five, including a woman. […]

West Side Robbery

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014, an unidentified male entered the United Dairy Farmers store located at 530 S. Hague Avenue, at Sullivant Ave., and approached the cash register area. The suspect then displayed a handgun and demanded cash. The suspect took an undetermined amount of cash and fled the store on foot. The suspect is […]

Theft in Dublin

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Sometime between 10:00pm on Thursday July 3, 2014, and 2:00am on Friday, July 4, 2014, a male victim accidentally left his wallet at the AMC Dublin Village Center, located at 6700 Village Parkway in Dublin. An unknown person stole the victim’s wallet and apparently made fraudulent charges on one of the victim’s stolen credit cards. […]

Theft in Reynoldsburg, Ohio

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On Friday, June 27, 2014, at 1:29pm, theft and identify fraud occurred at Fifth Third Bank located at 1500 Morse Rd. in Columbus.  A resident of Reynoldsburg reported that her identity had been stolen when she realized that someone completed two cash withdrawals totaling $13,000 from her savings account. The victim also had a separate […]

Aggravated Robberies in Columbus

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On Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at approximately 4:30am, an unknown male entered the Duke & Duchess gas station located at 407 Granville St. in Gahanna, approached the counter, and stated he wanted to purchase a carton of Newports and was paying with cash. The suspect then pulled his left hand out of his pocket and […]