Polo Robbery at Tuttle Mall

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On Thursday, March 5, 2015, at approximately 8:55pm, four unidentified subjects entered the south entrance of Macy’s at Tuttle Crossing & Hayden Run. They then went to the Men’s Polo department where at least 15-20 items of clothing were selected and taken into dressing rooms. Seven minutes later the group left the store via the […]

Tuttle Mall Robbery

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On Thursday, April 2, 2015, at approximately 7:39 pm, two unidentified males entered the Pandora store located within Tuttle Mall and stole bracelets with a combined value of $6,500.00. The first suspect entered the store and casually looked around while other customers were present. Soon after, the second suspect entered the store and mimicked the […]

UDF Robbery

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On Sunday, March 15, 2015, at approximately 5:10am, an unidentified male entered the United Dairy Farmers store located at 1043 W. Broad. Once inside, the suspect approached the clerk at the counter and asked for a specific brand of cigarettes, Maverick Menthol 100s, which the clerk had to retrieve from the back room of the […]

Cloned Credit Card

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On January 14, 2015, at 4:39 p.m., a black male used a cloned credit card to purchase $226.21 in gift cards at the Kroger store on Polaris Parkway.  Just over an hour later the same individual, accompanied by a second black male, entered the Walgreen’s on Polaris and attempted without success to use the same […]

Thefts in Grove City and Delaware County

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This week’s “Crime of The Week” focuses on Thefts which took place in Grove City and Delaware County. On Wednesday, February 25, 2015, at approximately 2:15am, an unidentified suspect removed catalytic converters from trucks at Fergus Companies, located at 8377 Green Meadows Dr., Lewis Center, Ohio, Delaware County. Just days later, on February 28, 2015, […]

The Buckeye Bandit

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FBI and Crime Stoppers Combined REWARD up to $7,000 This week’s “Crime of The Week” focuses on a Series of Robberies which took place in Columbus and surrounding areas. On Saturday, September 14, 2013, the first robbery attributed to an unidentified male was committed at the Huntington Bank at 22 W. 11th Ave. in Columbus. […]

Theft in Lancaster

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Sometime between the hours of 10:00pm on Wednesday, February 11, 2015, and 1:20am on Thursday, February 12, 2015, an unidentified male broke into a truck and stole several credit cards. The truck was parked at “Reliable Auto Sales” located at 3210 Old Columbus Rd. in Lancaster, along the Route 33 corridor. The suspect then used […]

Yontan Araya (Rape)

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On Wednesday, January 1, 2014, the victim of this assault left the “EndZone” bar on Vine St. in the short north area. While walking to her car in a nearby parking lot, she noticed a certain male who had attempted to interact with her earlier in the night, but she refused his attentions. The male […]

Theft and Attempted Burglary in Gahanna

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On Saturday, February 14, 2015, at 1:15pm, an unidentified male entered a HobbyTown store, located within the Stoneridge Plaza in Gahanna, disabled the alarm to the rear door of the store and placed rubber bands over the door clasp, preventing it from being secured. This was done during business hours while he had two small children […]

South Side Felonious Assault

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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 […]