This week’s “Crime of the Week” concerns a Breaking and Entering in the Groveport area. On Wednesday, July 6, 2011, at approximately 9:00pm, a male suspect forced open the entry door to Dawson’s Childcare located at 4375 Professional Parkway. Once inside, the man walked into the offices and moments later, exited with a large flat-screen computer monitor. The suspect arrived at the daycare in a silver 2000 to 2003 Buick 4-door automobile. Surveillance video of the suspect in the commission of the crime may be viewed at our website, www.stopcrime.org.
Suspect is described as: Male/Black, dark complexion, bald, clean shaven, 5’8”-5’10”, heavy build, 230lbs, 35-40 years old, wearing a black tee shirt, light gray jeans and black athletic shoes.
Crime Stoppers has posted a reward of up to $2,000.00 for any information received by October 19, 2011, leading to the arrest and/or indictment of the persons responsible for this crime. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477) or go to our website at www.stopcrime.org and E-mail your tip. You can text a tip to “CRIMES” 274637, key word CMH.
Crime Stoppers does not use Caller ID or record telephone conversations. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller. Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers Board of Directors. For more information on Central Ohio Crime Stoppers, visit our website at www.stopcrime.org or call Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-877-645-TIPS (8477).
Crime Stoppers is a non-profit 501(c) (3) organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to Central Ohio Crime Stoppers, Inc., P.O. BOX 16038, COLUMBUS, OH 43216-6038.
Watch for the depiction of each “Crime of the Week” during newscasts on WCMH NBC 4, Sunday morning 7a.m., 9 a.m. and at 6 p.m., as well as Monday 12 Noon. Also watch for the depiction to be aired on WBNS 10TV, WSYX ABC 6, WTTE FOX 28, and featured in The Columbus Dispatch every Monday.