Aggravated Robbery Media Information Date: January 2, 2014 Columbus Division of Police Crimes Against Persons Bureau / Robbery Unit Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police For further information, contact: Det. Williams 748 Phone: (614) - 645 - 4665 Ext: Type of Offense/Incident: Aggravated Robbery Date: 12/26/13 Time: p Location of Offense/Incident: 4840 Sinclair Rd Zone: 1 Precinct: 18 Net RMS Report #: 131085128 Cruiser District: 181 Victim: Sunoco Gas Station Suspect: Unknown Arrested Warrant on File Sex: M Race: B Age: 50's Charges: Aggravated Robbery Incident Summary: On December 26, 2013, an unknown male black entered the Sunoco station at 4840 Sinclair Rd and requested the store clerk to make a new pot of coffee, because the batch of coffee available at that time did not appear to be fresh.Some time later, the same male black returned and poured himself a cup of coffee.When he informed the clerk that he did not have any money to pay for the cup of coffee, the clerk told him it was ok and that he could pay the next time around.
After putting sugar in his coffee, he promptly threw the hot cup of coffee in the clerks face, hopped the counter, pushed the clerk to the ground and stole the cash from the cash register drawer.
The suspect fled the scene in a small, 4 door, silver or white vehicle.
__________________________________________________________________________________ Aggravated Robbery Media Information Date: 01/03/2014 Columbus Division of Police Crimes Against Persons Bureau / Robbery Unit Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police For further information, contact: John Herman 681 Phone: (614) - 645 - 4484 Ext: Type of Offense/Incident: Aggravated Robbery Date: 01-02-14Time: Pm Location of Offense/Incident: 5586 Hall Rd Zone: 3 Precinct: 10 Net RMS Report #: 14004826 Cruiser District: 100 Suspect: Unknown Arrested Warrant on File Sex: M Race: B Age: 19 to 20 years of age Incident Summary: On 01-02-14 a black male was shopping at the Family Dollar at 5586 Hall Rd when he approached the counter to check-out.
The cashier wrung up the sale and the suspect pointed a handgun at the clerk, and demanded that she open the register.
The clerk refused to coperate and the suspect eventually left the store with nothing.
The suspect was a light-skinned black male, with a slight mustache, 5-9, 160, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black knit hat, gray sweat pants and gray knit gloves.
Surveillance video captured the robbery and is available from the Columbus Division of Police headquarters front desk.
Any persons with information regarding the suspect's identity are asked to call the Columbus Police Robbery Unit at 645-4665.
__________________________________________________________________ HOMICIDE Media Information Date: January 3, 2014 UPDATE Columbus Division of Police Crimes Against Persons Bureau / Homicide Unit Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police For further information, contact: Det. Henry #573Phone: (614) 645- 4730 Type of Offense/Incident: HOMICIDE Date: December 31, 2013 Time: a.m.