South Side Felonious Assault

Aaron McBrown

This week’s “Crime of the Week” focuses on a Felonious Assault which took place on the South side of Columbus. On Tuesday, December 23, 2014, Aaron L. McBrown went to the residence of his son’s mother to confront her about an argument over a Christmas present for their son.  When his son’s mother answered the […]

Tyquan Collins Homicide

Tyquan Collins

On Saturday, December 13, 2014, at approximately 1:23am, on-duty Columbus Police Officers, along with special duty officers, were working in the area of the Schrock Tavern located at 1455 Schrock Road, when they heard a gunshot near the rear of the business. The officers then observed the victim, Mr. Tyquan A. Collins, run across the […]

Series of Robberies in Prairie and Franklin Townships

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On September 14, 2014, at approximately 2:40 am, an unidentified male entered the Thornton’s gas station at 4990 W. Broad Street in Prairie Twp. The suspect displayed a black handgun and demanded money and cigarettes.  The suspect wore a pair of white sunglasses and demanded the store’s cordless phone and the employee’s cell phone then […]

Northwest Columbus iPad Theft

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On Monday, January 12, 2015, at 4:51am, two unidentified males entered the Walmart store located at 2700 Bethel Road, and stole multiple “Apple” I-Pads. Investigation revealed both suspects were picked up by cab, from the Varsity Inn at 3246 Olentangy River Rd., using the name “John Lewis,” and transported to the Walmart store, where they […]

Credit Card Theft in Delaware County

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Between Tuesday, October 13, 2014, 6:00 pm and Wednesday, October 14, 2014, 7:20 am, an unknown person(s) entered an open attached garage of a residence and removed a purse from the victim’s vehicle. Fingerprints were recovered from the vehicle that positively identified Harold Moore as one of the suspects involved. Among stolen items from the […]

Linden Area Homicide

James Williams Jr

On Saturday, September 27, 2014, at approximately 1:26 a.m., patrol officers were dispatched to 1561 Cordell Avenue on the report of a shooting. Responding officers located Mr. Brian Floyd Jr. inside the residence. Mr. Floyd had sustained a gunshot wound to the upper body and was transported by CFD Medics to a local hospital in […]

Credit Card Ring in Reynoldsburg and East Columbus

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On Friday, December 5, 2014, surveillance video captured an unidentified male steal a wallet from the purse of a shopper at Sam’s Club in Reynoldsburg. He immediately left the store accompanied by three other unidentified subjects. This quartet then went on a shopping spree, using the ID and credit cards of the victim. Several purchases […]

Breaking and Entering on the West Side of Columbus


On Friday, August 15, 2014, at approximately 10:49pm, a black SUV, resembling a Ford Explorer, pulled into the Mean Bean coffee shop parking lot located at 1693 Holt Rd. The vehicle parked close to the building, parallel to the front doors. Surveillance video shows a male with a white hood over his head breaking out […]

Linden-Area Double Homicide

Danny and Tony

This week’s “Crime of the Week” concerns a Double Homicide that took place in the Linden area of Columbus in 2012. On March 13, 2012, at 11:08pm, Antonio Bolden was visiting his cousin Daniel Floyd at his apartment located at 2970 Cleveland Avenue when an unknown person(s) appeared at the rear kitchen door.  As Mr. […]