This Monday Release focuses on a Robbery which took place in Whitehall.
On Sunday, August 21, 2016, at approximately 11:30pm, close to closing time, an unidentified male entered the side door of the Donato’s Pizza restaurant, located at 1095 S. Hamilton Road in Whitehall. The suspect produced a black handgun and demanded money from the employees. The suspect then made the employees lie on the floor while he went to the cash register drawers, which were already emptied. Frustrated that he was not able to get money, the suspect fled the business out the back door. “The Empty-Handed Hoodlum” is described as: Male/White or possibly a male black with a very light complexion, 6’02”, 150-170 lbs., wearing a black hoodie, black mask covering his face, black pants, gray gloves, black & gray backpack, and gray tennis shoes. Surveillance photos of the suspect can 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 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.
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.