Thu, 05/27/2021 - 02:56

 Midweek Special:    Today’s Midweek Special focuses on a Robbery which took place in Columbus. On Monday, April 26, 2021, at 6:30am, suspect #1 pointed a gun at the victim while suspect #2 struck the victim several times in the face.  This took place at 1313 St. James Lutheran Lane (Rodeway Inn). Suspect #2 held the victim down and took his car keys, wallet, and cell phone. Both suspects fled the scene with the victim's silver Nissan Rogue.Suspect #1 was described as: Male/Black, 18-25 yrs.

Wed, 05/19/2021 - 10:49

CENTRAL OHIO CRIME STOPPERSWEEKLY MOST WANTED  SUSPECT:             Nasear Smith                             Description:          Male/Black, 23, 6’0” 178lbs., Black Hair, Brown Eyes Charge:                   Murder Case Number:        2021 CR A 006282                            Incident DescriptionNasear Smith is being sought for Murder. On, May 10, 2021, at 12:36am, Columbus Police officers were dispatched to 1750 Kenmore Rd. on a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located one victim who was leaving the area in a vehicle as they were arriving.

Sun, 05/16/2021 - 20:19

  This week’s “Crime of the Week” focuses on a Homicide that took place in Columbus in 2005. On Sunday, May 1, 2005, 29-year-old Tyrun Malik Hill died when he was caught in a shootout between the Short North Posse and the rival D Block gang in a South Linden neighborhood. It has been 16 years and still no one has been charged in his murder. The family wants closure.  They want people to come forward with information in this case. The Columbus Police Cold Case Homicide Unit is still investigating.

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 12:28

  Midweek Special:    Today’s Midweek Special focuses on a Homicide which took place in Columbus in 2016. On May 9, 2016, Armani Anderson, along with two other individuals, was outside of 787 Weyant Avenue shooting dice for several hours.  While shooting dice, one of the victims heard a car approaching and then heard several gunshots ring out. He started to run and realized he had been struck in his leg and collapsed to the ground. It is not known who was shooting at them, but several witnesses all described seeing a black 4-door vehicle speeding off after the shots rang out.  Armani Anders

Wed, 05/05/2021 - 11:52

  Midweek Special: For Release: May 5, 2021  Today’s Midweek Special focuses on an Aggravated Robbery which took place in Columbus. On Tuesday, March 2, 2021, at 9:12am, an unidentified male entered the Meijer store located at 8000 E. Broad Street, and approached the service desk. The suspect implied he had a weapon and demanded money from the employee. The employee complied with the demand and gave the suspect an undetermined amount of money. The suspect was last seen driving westbound on E. Broad Street, in a silver four-door vehicle.

Thu, 04/29/2021 - 17:57

Today’s Midweek Special focuses on a Theft which took place in Worthington. On Tuesday, April 13, 2021, at 2:15pm, an older white female was in the Produce Department of a Kroger store located in Worthington, pretending to shop for groceries. She was wearing black pants, dark blue shirt, a black hat, glasses, a blue scarf, and a facemask. This female/suspect saw an elderly female looking through produce and not paying attention to her purse that was sitting in her cart. The suspect walked by and stole the victim’s wallet out of her purse.

Mon, 10/26/2020 - 23:39

  Crime of the Week  This week’s “Crime of the Week” focuses on a Homicide which took place on the Westside of Columbus in 2016. On Thursday, October 27, 2016, at 8:45pm, Columbus Police were dispatched to 174 Columbian Avenue, on the report of a shooting. Upon their arrival, they located a victim inside of the residence, identified as David Lee Hodge, who had been shot several times. He was immediately transported to Mt. Carmel West hospital where, at approximately 9:20pm, he succumbed to his injuries.

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 12:40

  Midweek Special:  Today’s Midweek Special focuses on the Theft of a Credit Card which took place in Hilliard.On Thursday, July 9, 2020, at 5:24am, unidentified suspects used a credit card that was stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 2600 block of Anderson Drive, in Hilliard.  The credit card was used at a Sunoco Gas Station located at 2281 Sullivant Avenue.

Sun, 10/11/2020 - 09:03

Crime of the Week This week’s “Crime of the Week” focuses on an Arson/Murder which took place on the West side of Columbus in 2010. 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.

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 10:32

Midweek Special:   Today’s Midweek Special focuses on a Burglary which took place in Columbus.On Wednesday, September 2, 2020, at 3:33pm, Columbus Police were called to a burglary at an apartment on Rockford Lane. (near Refugee Rd. & N. Hamilton Rd.) The victim came home from work and tried to open the door to his apartment, and he could feel someone on the other side of the door pushing back. Once he got inside, the victim found two suspects inside. The victim ran to the rental office to get help and the two suspects followed him there.

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