Forgery in Westerville

On Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at 3:33pm, a Male/White and a Female/White entered Allen’s Coin Shop, located at 399 S. State Street. The couple presented a stolen credit card to purchase a $1,400 white gold and diamond bracelet. Surveillance photos of the suspects may be viewed at our website, www.stopcrime.org.

The suspects are described as: 1) Female white, 5’5″-5’7″, 105-120lbs, long black hair. 2) Male white, 5’10″-6′, 200-215lbs, brown hair, wearing a ball cap.

The suspects were driving a black 2001 to 2004 Toyota RAV4 with gray or silver trim, with a luggage rack and hood scoop and a dent on the driver’s side rear bumper.

Crime Stoppers has posted a reward of up to $2,000.00 for any information received by March 20, 2013, 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 614-645-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.

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 Stopper’s, Inc., and 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.