Who Murdered This Family in 2010 Arson on N. Yale?

Central Ohio Crime Stoppers is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the person(s) responsible for the 2010 Arson/Murder of three victims on the West side of Columbus.

On Friday, October 15, 2010, at approximately 5:00am, an unknown person set the residence at 128 North Yale Avenue on fire. Two residents had just left to go to work. Three others remained asleep inside. All three died in the fire. The victims were 61-year old Deanna Perry, 20-year old Charles Climer, and 7-month old Brianna Smith.

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