Shoplifting at Polaris


On Tuesday, August 19, 2014, at approximately 1:25pm, two unidentified females entered the Express Men’s Store located at 1500 Polaris Parkway. Once inside the store, they concealed themselves between shelving, pulled large “H&M” shopping bags from their purses and started stuffing them with merchandise, with a total value of $2,500. They were in the store […]

Vandalism at The Church of the Resurrection

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Between the overnight hours of Friday, October 31, 2014 and Saturday, November 1, 2014, and the hours of  9:30p-7:30a, vandals performed a biased/ hate crime at “The Church of Resurrection” located at 6300 E. Dublin-Granville Rd. The unknown vandals damaged several buildings on the property as well as the church itself by spray painting graffiti […]

Theft on the North Side of Columbus

On Thursday, July 17, 2014, at 7:30pm, an unidentified male and female entered the Ulta Beauty supply store located at 3720 Easton Market. Surveillance cameras capture both suspects placing numerous boxes of perfume and cologne in large tote style purses. To elude suspicion, they purchased a small item and left the premises. The total theft […]

Charles King Homicide

Charles King

On Friday, March 14, 2014, Charles King was in his residence at 366 Kelton Ave. Upon hearing a knocking sound at the living room window, Mr. King responded and instructed an unknown male to go to the back door. When Mr. King went to the rear of the house to meet the individual, he was […]

Willie Casey Homicide

Willie Casey

This week’s “Crime of the Week” focuses on a 2013 Homicide that occurred on the east side of Columbus. On Thursday, August 29, 2013, at approximately 1:39 am, Columbus Police were dispatched to the Kroger store located at 2000 East Main Street, on the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers discovered the body of […]

Thefts in the Dublin/Plain City Area

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On October 18, 2014, at approximately 12:00pm, surveillance cameras caught images of an unidentified male who had entered the premises of The Golf Cart Company located at 8899 Memorial Drive (Dublin area), Plain City, Ohio, where he stole several semi-truck batteries. On the same date and near the same time, a theft of the same […]

Theft in Dublin

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In the early morning hours of Thursday, October 9, 2014, an unidentified male entered the open garage of a residence in Dublin. He then gained access to the unlocked vehicle inside the garage and stole credit cards, which he later used at a Speedway station on Tuller Parkway and at a Meijer store on Sawmill […]

Pedestrian Hit-Skip on the Far East Side of Columbus

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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 […]