The following incidents have been listed by Athens County Crime Solvers Anonymous as June 2015 Crimes of the Month.
The Athens Police Department is requesting your information pertaining to a criminal act which occurred within the City of Athens.
The incident occurred April 20th, 2015 at approximately 12:30 PM. On 4/20/2015, the owner of a gray, 2008 Ford F-150 4X4 pick-up, parked it in the lot at 929 E. State St, Wal-Mart. Several hours after parking it in the lot, unknown individuals approach the vehicle and eventually drove away in it.
The Ohio University Police Department is requesting your information pertaining to a couple criminal acts which occurred on the Ohio University Campus.
The first incident occurred on April 18th, 2015 between the hours of 1:00 AM and 12:00 PM. During this time frame, unknown individual(s) illegally entered Building 13 on the Ridges. Once inside the individual(s) rummaged through various offices and stole several items from a third floor art studio.
The final incident occurred on April 19th, 2015 at approximately 5:00 AM. On this date and time, the Ohio University Police Department was notified of an activated alarm at the Jefferson Market manager’s office, which is located in Jefferson Hall. Upon arrival, officers discovered two window panes in the door leading to the manager’s office broken. It was also evident that the individual had injured himself/herself while breaking the glass. Entry was made into the office but it did not appear anything was stolen.
The Athens County Sheriff’s Office is requesting your information pertaining to a criminal act which occurred in Athens County.
This incident occurred between April 10th and April 24th, 2015. During this time frame, unknown individual(s) illegally trespassed on the property of Allpower Equipment, which is located at 8880 United Lane. Once on the property, the individual(s) forcibly removed a 2015 Kubota zero turn mower from a shipping crate and then stole it. The mower is equipped with a 21.5 HP Kawasaki engine and a 42” mowing deck.
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 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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