Today’s Midweek Special focuses on a Robbery/Attempted Car-Jacking which took place in Columbus.
On Thursday, May 28, 2020, at 3:12pm, two victims had been driving on Walford Street, when they avoided hitting a dog in the street. The suspect vehicle began following them just short of the intersection of Belcher and Cleveland. The vehicle then passed, cutting them off and forcing them to stop. Three suspects exited from the suspect vehicle, described as a green/tan Ford Expedition. The suspects opened the victims’ car doors and accosted both the driver and passenger. The suspects searched the victims’ pockets. Two cell phones and a wallet from one of the victims were taken. The three suspects are described as: Male/Black, between the ages of 21-30. Surveillance photos of the suspects and vehicle may be viewed on our website at www.stopcrime.org.
Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for any information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of the person(s) responsible for this crime. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477) or go to our website at www.stopcrime.org and submit your tip. You may also submit a tip by downloading our new free P3 Tips mobile app available on the iOS and Android platforms. We are no longer taking tips via text message.
All tips to Crime Stoppers are anonymous. 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., P.O. Box 16038, Columbus, OH 43216-6038.