The following incident has been listed by Athens County Crime Solvers Anonymous as the May, 2018 Crime of the Month.
The Athens County Sheriff’s Office is requesting your information pertaining to a crime which occurred in the County.
On February 15, 2018 at approximately 3:40 AM, P.A.’s Sure Stop, located at 8942 United Ln. Athens, was forcibly entered. After gaining entry into the business, three males quickly gathered a large amount of cigarettes and then fled the scene with them. Area convenience stores/gas stations have suffered similar break-ins in the past and the same items (cartons of cigarettes) are stolen in large quantities. Residents are asked if they see individuals sitting in vehicles or loitering in the early morning hours near these types of businesses, to call the appropriate law enforcement agency as soon as possible. The board is offering a $2000 reward for information on this crime.
The Ohio University Police Department is requesting your information pertaining to a crime which occurred near campus.
On April 19, 2018 at approximately 8:00 PM, an individual was walking on Dairy Ln near the 7900 block when she was confronted by an unknown male displaying a knife. The male grabbed the individual, pulled her from the roadway, and then stole property. The individual was able to fight off the attacker and then fled the area. The board is offering a $2000 reward for information on this crime.
The Athens Police Department is requesting your information pertaining to a crime which occurred in the City.
Between March 29 at 6:00 PM and March 30, 2018 at 6:00 PM, unknown individuals forcibly entered a building located at 1 Deere Dr, Athens and stole three motorcycles. The motorcycles are described as a green Honda 350 4×4 quad-runner, a red Artic Cat 250 4×4 quad-runner, and a Yamaha 100 motorcycle. The board is offering 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.
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