The following incident has been listed by Athens County Crime Solvers Anonymous as the February 2019 Crimes of the Month.
The Athens Police Department is requesting your information pertaining to several crimes which have occurred in the City.
Over the course of the past 45 days, the Athens Police Department has responded to 28 reported burglaries. Primarily these burglaries have taken place in student housing areas over the course of Ohio University’s winter break. Common items stolen during these burglaries are video gaming systems, laptop computers, televisions, safes, money, and other items. The board is offering up to a $2000 reward for information on this crime.
Athens County Crime Solvers Anonymous is offering a cash reward for information on the above crime 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. Help us to help Athens County become a safer place.