Kevin Connal Homicide

Kevin ConnalOn August 20, 2011, the body of Kevin Connal was found behind an apartment building in the area of 2032 Stonebridge Lane in the Bexley Woods apartment complex. Mr. Connal had been severely beaten. Kevin Connal was from the Ft. Lauderdale, Florida area and had arrived in Columbus the evening before his murder. Mr. Connal was involved in the entertainment/music promotion business and is believed to have been in Columbus to arrange a Rap concert at a local venue. Police are requesting that anyone having contact with Mr. Connal on or about August 19th and 20th to call. A photo of Kevin Connal may be viewed on our website,

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for any information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of the persons responsible for this crime. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477) or go to our website at and e-mail your tip. You can text a tip to “CRIMES” (274637), key word CMH.

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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., P.O. Box 16038, Columbus, OH 43216-6038.