The following incidents have been listed by Athens County Crime Solvers Anonymous as November 2015 Crimes of the Month.
The Athens Police Department is requesting your information pertaining to two separate criminal acts which have occurred within the City of Athens.
The first incident pertains to a stolen vehicle which occurred between October 22nd, 2015 at 4:00 PM and October 23rd, 2015 at 3:00 PM. The owner stated his white 1998 four door Jeep Cherokee, bearing Ohio registration FEV-5749, was parked in the parking lot at 85 N. Court St. The owner stated the vehicle was locked and he had the only ignition key to it. When the owner returned to the vehicle at the aforementioned time, he noticed it was missing.
The last incident pertains to a robbery which occurred during the early morning hours of October 25th, 2015. The victim explained that he was walking on W. Union St and that was the last memory he could recall. When he awoke in front of the Smiling Skull, the victim was covered in blood and several of his personal belongings had been stolen. The victim required medical treatment as a result of the incident.
The Nelsonville Police Department is requesting your information pertaining to two separate criminal acts which have occurred within the City of Nelsonville.
The first incident pertains to a stolen vehicle which occurred between October 22nd, 2015 and October 23rd, 2015. The owner stated his silver 1992 four door Jeep Cherokee, bearing Ohio registration GEZ-4408, was parked in front of 283 Fort St. When the owner returned to the vehicle on the morning of October 23rd, it was no longer where he had parked it.
The last incident pertains to a theft which occurred on or about October 23rd, 2015. Tri-County Joint Vocational School, Carpentry Class is in the process of constructing a house at 756 Lake Hope Dr. When construction ended for the day, all of the power tools were secured in a tool trailer that was left on site. Over the weekend, the perpetrator(s) forcibly entered the box trailer and stole all of the power tools.
Athens County Crime Solvers Anonymous is offering a $2,000.00 cash reward for information on the above crimes if that information leads to the arrest and/or indictment of the person or persons responsible. *Information on serious misdemeanors will be limited to a $1000.00 cash reward. **Any information that leads to the arrest of an individual responsible for graffiti, the board can authorize up to a $500.00 cash reward. If you have information on these crimes, please call (740) 594 – 3331.
Other cash rewards are available for your information regarding other crimes that have been committed in Athens County and if you have knowledge of other crimes, you are asked to call (740) 594 – 3331. Also visit our website at http://www.crimesolversofathens.org for information on previous crimes of the month.
Remember! Crime Solvers Anonymous needs your information and not your name so that your information can be passed onto the proper authorities.
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