The following incidents have been listed by Athens County Crime Solvers Anonymous as December, 2017 Crimes of the Month.
The Athens Police Department is requesting your information pertaining to several crimes which have occurred in the City.
On October 7, 2017 at 11:00 PM, an individual was walking on the sidewalk near 60 N. Court St when he was violently struck in the back of the head. This resulted in the victim falling forward and striking his face on the sidewalk. The victim suffered fractured bones in his face and a brain injury. The individual who struck the victim was described as a light skin-toned black male wearing a black shirt.
During the afternoon of October 8, to the early morning hours of October 9, 2017, an unknown individual(s) stole a utility trailer from the Tractor Supply Company lot located at 1000 E. State St. The trailer is described as a 5 ½’ wide by 10’ long aluminum trailer with a wooden floor.
The Ohio University Police Department is requesting your information pertaining to several crimes occurring on campus.
- During the evening of September 4 to the early afternoon of September 6, 2017, an unknown individual(s) illegally entered a 2004 Pontiac while it was parking in Lot 50, which is the N. McKinley residential lot. The individual(s) stole many items, including a camera, camera equipment, and books.
- On October 21, 2017 at 9:05 PM, a female was walking near Lot 104, located between Stewart St and N. McKinley Ave, when she was approached by a male. The male restrained the victim and then illegally touched her. The female was able to strike the male and flee to safety. The male is described as white, 5’9” tall, wearing blue jeans, a gray shirt, and a black zip-up hooded coat.
- On November 16, 2017 at 6:00 PM, a female was walking on E. Union St (Jeff Hill) near Edgehill Dr when she was confronted by three males. One of the males made an inappropriate comment and she asked what he said. This same male was carrying an unknown object which he threw it at the female, striking her in the face. The three males then fled the area.
Athens County Crime Solvers Anonymous is offering up to a $2,000.00 cash reward for information on the above crimes if that information leads to the arrest and indictment of the person or persons responsible. *Information on serious misdemeanors will be limited up 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. You may also visit our website at www.crimesolversofathens.org or on Facebook.
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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