This week’s “Crime of the Week” focuses on a Theft which took place in the Grandview Heights area.
On Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at 8:06pm, an unidentified suspect parked his vehicle in the parking garage outside LA Fitness, located at 850 Goodale Blvd. He gained access to the locker room and left minutes later in a gray or silver Chrysler 300. A patron of the gym returned to his locker and found that it had been entered. The victim’s credit cards were stolen and immediately used at the Target store on Olentangy River Rd. and a Speedway on W. 5th Ave. Photos of the suspect and vehicle may be viewed on our website at www.stopcrime.org. Per Grandview Heights Police Dept., the suspect in the images from LA Fitness is the same suspect using the credit card at Target and Speedway.
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 e-mail 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.
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