Near Side Homicide

Marcus VanCleaf

On the morning of June 21, 2014, at approximately 4:32 a.m., Columbus Police officers responded to the area of 1323 East Fulton Street, an after-hours club, on a report of a shooting.  When officers arrived, they located a male victim near the southeast corner of Fulton Street and Kimball Place. Columbus Fire medics responded to […]

Southwest Columbus Theft

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Central Ohio Crime Stoppers is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the female suspect involved in a Theft which took place on the Southwest side of Columbus. On November 28, 2014, at about 12:45pm, a woman’s purse was stolen from the restroom at a business in the 1600 block of Stringtown Road. The victim’s credit […]

Breaking and Entering in the Hilltop

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Central Ohio Crime Stoppers is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the male suspect involved in a Breaking and Entering which took place in the Hilltop area of Columbus. On Tuesday, November 4, 2014, at 8:12pm, an unknown male broke into Haldeman Cleaners located at 3117 W. Broad Street. Once inside, he removed a flat […]

Burglary in Dublin

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On September 17, 2014, between 4:48am and 5:10am, two unidentified males entered the closed Giant Eagle store located at 6700 Perimeter Drive, through the unlocked front doors. The suspects went behind the customer service desk and stole approximately $6,300.00 worth of cigarettes. The first suspect is described as: Male/Black, tall, thin, bald, with a light […]

Identify Suspects in a Reynoldsburg Theft

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Central Ohio Crime Stoppers is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the male suspects involved in a Theft which took place in Reynoldsburg. On August 14, 2014, two young males entered Sharpe’s Shooters Supplies store in Reynoldsburg, Ohio. The males stole a Colt 32 ACP handgun. Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for any […]

Theft in Delaware County

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On Thursday, September 25, 2014, credit and debit cards were taken from a victim’s wallet in the locker room at the Wedgewood Country Club in Delaware County. One of the stolen cards was later used, by an unknown male, at the Target store on Polaris Parkway. Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for any […]

Vitaliy Denega (Burglary)

Vitaliy Denega

SUSPECT: Vitaliy V. Denega Description: Male/White, 27, 5’10”, 180lbs., Brown Hair, Hazel Eyes CHARGE: Burglary Case Number: 2014 CR A 023005 Incident Description: On September 6, 2014, Vitaliy Denega forced entry into a residence on Spaatz Avenue with the purpose to commit a theft.

Lamont Nathaniel Bradley (Kidnapping, Felonious Assault)

Lamont Bradley

SUSPECT: Lamont Nathaniel Bradley Description: Male, 33, 5’7”, 200lbs., Black Hair, Brown Eyes CHARGES: Kidnapping, Felonious Assault              Case Number: 2014 CR A 011194 Incident Description On Mother’s Day, May 11, 2014, Lamont Bradley assaulted a female victim during an argument. Bradley punched the victim in the face, knocking her […]

Morganna Robinson (Identity Fraud)

Morganna Robinson

SUSPECT: Morganna Milina Robinson Description: Female, 43, 5’2”, 135lbs., Black Hair, Brown Eyes CHARGE: Identity Fraud                Case Number: 09CRA26994 Incident Description On July 8, 2009, Morganna Milina Robinson used another person’s identity to open a Huntington National Bank account, using the internet.  She had a debit card sent to […]

Roberto Avina-Casillas (Homicide)

Roberto Avina-Casillas

SUSPECT: Roberto Avina-Casillas Description: Male, 20, 5’9”, 165lbs., Black Hair, Brown Eyes CHARGE: Homicide Case Number: 13CR-22492 Incident Description: On August 7, 2013, Roberto Casillas caused the death of his girlfriend’s 3 year old son, Alonzo K. Soeuk. Mr. Casillas is not a legal U.S. citizen and it’s believed that he is still possibly in […]