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Week of March 1st thru March 7th, 2015

Fatal Traffic Crash

Media Information Date: 3-7-2015
Columbus Division of Police
Traffic Bureau / Accident Investigation Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Detective McWhorter Phone: (614) - 645 - 4767 Ext: 61616
Type of Offense/Incident: Fatal Traffic Crash Date: 3-6-2015 Time: 9:34pm
Location of Offense/Incident: I-70 E/B at Hague Ave. Zone: 3 Precinct: 19
NetRMS Report #: 150188454 Cruiser District: 192

Decedent:
Name: John Doe Sex: M Age: 63
Other Involved Parties:
Name: Julia Essig Sex: F Age: 55

Incident Summary: On 3-6-2015 at 9:34pm, Joe Doe was walking in the right eastbound lane of I-70 eastbound east of Hague Ave. At the same time Julia Essig was operating her 2013 Honda Civic, she was also in the right eastbound lane of I-70. Ms. Essig struck John Doe with the front of her Civic. After the crash Ms. Essig fled the scene in the Civic leaving John Doe lying in the roadway. John Doe was struck by at least four other vehicles as his body lay in the roadway. Those four drivers stopped and remained at the crash scene. Ms. Essig and the Civic were located at 1065 Oxley Rd. in Grandview Heights. The identity of John Doe is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

This is the City’s 19th traffic related fatality this year.

Julia Essig was charged with Felony Hit and Run as well as Tampering with Evidence.

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Fatal Crash

Media Information Date: (03/07/2015)
Columbus Division of Police
Traffic Bureau / Accident Investigation Unit
Kimberley Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Detective Cornute #1810 Phone: (614) - 645 - 4767
Type of Offense/Incident: Fatal Crash Date: (03/06/2015) Time: (19:08 hours)
Location of Incident: IR 670 wb Ramp to I 71 sb Zone: (5) Precinct: (7)
Report Number: (150188026) Cruiser District: (71)

(Decedent or Injured Parties):
Name: (Slone, Eric A.) Sex: (M) Age: (27)
Other Involved Parties:
Name: Doe, John Sex: M Age: 28

On the above date and listed location, Eric A. Slone, 27, of Columbus, Ohio was operating a 2004 Chrysler Sebring westbound on the ramp from I670 to I71 southbound. For unknown reasons Mr. Slone failed to control his vehicle and slid sideways into the left guardrail. Columbus Fire pronounced Mr. Slone and his passenger dead at 19:46 hours. The identification of the passenger in the vehicle will be released after notification of the next of kin has been made. Speed does appear to be a factor in the crash. Unknown if alcohol is a factor. This is the 17th and 18th traffic related fatality of 2015.

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Fatal Crash

Media Information Date: (03/07/2015)
Columbus Division of Police
Traffic Bureau / Accident Investigation Unit
Kimberley Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Detective Barbeau #2149 Phone: (614) - 645 - 4767
Type of Offense/Incident: Fatal Crash Date: (03/06/2015) Time: (17:35 hours)
Location of Incident: IR 270 nb & Morse Rd Zone: (1) Precinct: (6)
Report Number: (150187704) Cruiser District: (61)

(Decedent or Injured Parties):
Name: (Anthony, Taza L.) Sex: (M) Age: (44)
Other Involved Parties:
Name: Sex: Age:

On the above date and listed location, Taza L. Anthony , 44, of Columbus, Ohio was traveling northbound on I270 and for unknown reason veered off the right side of the roadway. The vehicle struck the guardrail at the overpass at Morse Rd. then drove off the embankment, landing on Morse Rd. striking two other vehicles, coming to final rest on its top. Mr. Anthony was pronounced dead at 17:46 hours by Columbus Fire #28. The crash remains under investigation.

This is the 16th traffic related fatality of 2015.

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Felonious Assault / Shooting

Media Information
Columbus Division of Police
Date: 3/ 6 / 2015
Crimes Against Persons Bureau / ASSAULT Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Det. Adam Federer #1432 Phone: (614) 645 - 4141
Type of Offense/Incident: Felonious Assault/Shooting Date: 3/5/2015 Time: 3:16 p.m.
Location of Offense/Incident: 5603 Gatling Drive Zone: 2 Precinct: 20
Incident Report #: 150184521 Cruiser District: 203

Victim: Juvenile
Sex: M
Race: B
Age: 16

Suspect: Rayquan Barksdale
Address: 5603 Gatling Drive
Arrested Warrant on File
Sex: M
Race: B
Age: 17
Charges: Felonious Assault

Suspect: Tim Varner
Address: 5694 Gatling Drive
Arrested Warrant on File
Sex: M
Race: B
Age: 20
Charges: Tampering with Evidence

Incident Summary: On Thursday, March 5, 2015, at approximately 3:16 p.m., a shooting occurred inside the apartment at the Winchester Lakes Apartments located at 5603 Gatling Drive. The suspect, Rayquan Barksdale, was improperly handling a handgun and shot the victim once in his left arm. The victim was transported to a local area hospital in stable condition. Tim Varner, who is a friend of both the victim and Mr. Barksdale, removed the handgun from the scene to conceal it from the police. Mr. Barksdale was charged with Felonious Assault and Mr. Varner was charged with Tampering with Evidence out of this incident. This incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information regarding this incident are asked to call Columbus Police Assault Unit at 645-4141 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 645-TIPS.


Week of March 8th thru March 14th, 2015

HOMICIDE - UPDATE

Media Information
Columbus Division of Police Date: March 14, 2015 UPDATE CAP Bureau / HOMICIDE Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Det R. Connor #1609 Phone: (614) 645 - 4730 Ext: 4938
Type of Offense/Incident: Homicide Date: July 9, 2008 Time: 8:40pm
Location of Offense/Incident: 836 S. High St. Zone: 2 Precinct: 11
Incident Report #: 080587137 Cruiser District: 113

Victim: Alyce J. Seff
Sex: F
Race: W
Age: 81

Suspect: Charles J. Greene
Address: Streets of Columbus
Arrested Warrant on File
Sex: M
Race: B
Age: 52
Charges: Agg. Murder

Incident Summary: Homicide 2008-47 On July 9, 2008 Alyce J. Seff was found deceased in the rear yard of 836 S. High St. at 8:40PM.

UPDATE March 14, 2015: This investigation has remained active. Detective James Day had been the original primary detective and was assisted by Detectives Robert Connor and William Rotthoff. Detective James Day and Detective William Rotthoff have since retired. Detective Robert Connor and Gregory Sheppard took over the investigation but maintained contact with the retired detectives throughout the investigation. The diligence of all of the involved detectives and assigned Franklin County Prosecutors resulted in the arrest of Charles Greene earlier today. Investigation Continues. Anyone with information is asked to contact Columbus Police Homicide at 614-645-4730.

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Shooting

Media Information
Columbus Division of Police Date: March 14, 2015 CAP Bureau / Assault Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police For further information, contact: Det: Chapman Phone: (614) 645 - 4587
Type of Offense/Incident: Shooting Date: 3/14/2015 Time: 12:13 A.M
Location of Offense/Incident: Azelda St/ Weber Road Zone: 4 Precinct: 2
Incident Report #: 150210278 Cruiser District: 20

Victim: Juvenile
Sex: M
Race: B
Age: 15

Incident Summary: On March 14, 2015 at approximately 12:13 A.M., patrol officers responded to a shooting at 2928 Azelda Avenue. The juvenile and a friend were walking back from the gas station when a vehilce pulled up next to them on Weber Road and Azelda Street. An unknown occupant fired several shots striking the juvenile in his upper body. The two of them ran back to 2928 Azelda Street where the police were called to. The victim was transported to Children’s Hospital in serious condition.

Assault Unit Detectives responded to the scene and interviewed witnesses. At this time there is no motive for the shooting and no suspects.

Anyone with infromation regarding this shooting is encourged to call the Columbus Police Assault Unit at 645-4141 or Crime Stopper 645-TIPS.

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Felonious Assault / Shooting

Media Information
Columbus Division of Police
Date: 03/13/2015 CAP Bureau / Assault Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Det. Matthew Grasham #1661 Phone: (614) 645 - 4141
Type of Offense/Incident: Felonious Assault -Shooting Date: 03/12/2015 Time: 6:48 p.m.
Location of Offense/Incident: 1053 E. 14th Ave. Zone: 4 Precinct: 5
Incident Report #: 150206346 Cruiser District: 50

Victim: Brandon Jones
Sex: M
Race: B
Age: 32

Suspect:
Address:
Arrested Warrant on File
Sex: M
Race: B

Incident Summary: On March 12 2015 at approximately 6:48 p.m. officers were dispatched to 1053 E. 14th Ave. on report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers met with the victim, Brandon Jones who had a gunshot wound to the leg. Mr. Jones was transported to an area hospital in stable condition. An early investigation revealed, Mr. Jones was at 1053 E. 14th Ave. with three other adults when an unknown black male knocked at the front door and asked for an individual who did not reside there. The unknown male was denied entry and told to leave. Moments later, the unknown male went around to the back side of the residence and shot into the house. Mr. Jones was hit in the leg by gunfire. Mr. William Holmes, a resident at the location, returned fire with a single shot before the unknown male fled. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Columbus Police Assault Unit, Detective Matthew Grasham at 645-2677 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 645-TIPS.

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HOMICIDE

Media Information Date: March 12, 2015
Columbus Division of Police Crimes Against Persons Bureau / Homicide Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Det. Martin Kestner #1827 Phone: (614) - 645 - 4730
Type of Offense/Incident: HOMICIDE Date: October 10, 2013 Time: 9:20PM
Location of Offense/Incident: 1774 E 26th Ave Zone: 4 Precinct: 5
NetRMS Report: #130867575 Cruiser District: 52

Victim: Brandon Beard Sex: M Race: B Age: 23

Suspect: Orlando B. Daniels Address: 1349 Brooks Ave. Sex: M Race: B Age:29
Charges: Murder XArrested Warrant on File
Suspect: Address: Sex: Race: Age:
Charges: Arrested Warrant on File

On Oct 10, 2013, at 9:20 p.m., Columbus Police Patrol Officers were in the area of 26th Ave and Joyce Ave on the report of gunfire when they were advised of a shooting victim inside of 1774 E 26th Ave. Medics responded and the victim was pronounced dead at 9:32 p.m. No motive or suspect info is known at this time.
This is the 69 homicide of 2013

Det. Martin Kestner is the primary. Assisted by Detectives S. Glasure and C. Williams.

***UPDATE***
On March 12, 2015 based upon new evidence a warrant for murder was filed for Orlando Daniels. Mr. Daniels was arrested by Columbus SWAT and Criminal Intelligence officers without incident.

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Serious Injury Crash

Media Information Date: 03-12-2015
Columbus Division of Police
Traffic Bureau / Accident Investigation Unit
Kimberley Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Detective McCague #1791 Phone: (614) - 645 - 4767
Type of Offense/Incident: Serious Injury Crash Date: 03-12-15 Time: 08:55 am
Location of Incident: E. Livingston Avenue & Grant Avenue Zone: 5 Precinct: 11
Report #: 150204732 Cruiser District: 110

Victim:
Name: Michelle A. McFadden Sex: F Age: 55
Other Involved Parties:

On March 12, 2015, at approximately 8:55AM, pedestrian Michelle McFadden of Columbus, was crossing E. Livingston Avenue from north to south in the marked crosswalk area. Witnesses stated she was struck by a dark colored car, which fled the area eastbound on Livingston Ave.. She was transported to Grant Medical Center by CFD medic #1 in critical condition.

If anyone has any additional information regarding this crash, please contact the Accident investigation Unit at 645-4767.

The accident remains under investigation.

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Felonious Assault / Shooting

Media Information
Columbus Division of Police Date: March 12, 2015 Homicide Bureau / Assault Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Det. Henslee #2131 Phone: (614) 645 - 4141
Type of Offense/Incident: Felonious Assault / Shooting Date: 3/11/2015 Time: 8:49 p.m.
Location of Offense/Incident: 985 Lockbourne Road Zone: 5 Precinct: 11
Incident Report #: 150203605 Cruiser District: 111

Victim: Michael Berry
Sex: Male
Race: Black
Age: 47

Incident Summary: On Wednesday March 11, 2015 at approximately 8:49 p.m., Michael Berry was on his driveway at 985 Lockbourne Road, speaking with another male. While talking, Mr. Berry heard multiple gunshots nearby and soon realized that he had been struck. A nearby house was also struck. Mr. Berry did not see who fired the gun but indicated that the shots came from the area of Lockbourne Road and East Columbus Street. Mr. Berry was transported to a local area hospital by Columbus Fire Medics where he was treated and released for a gunshot wound to his back. Any person with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Columbus Police Assault Unit at 645-4141 or Central Ohio Crimestoppers at 645-TIPS (645-8477.)

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Felonious Assault

Media Information
Columbus Division of Police Date: March 11, 2015 CAP Bureau / ASSAULT Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Det. R. VanVorhis #1679 Phone: (614) 645 - 0100
Type of Offense/Incident: Felonious Assault Date: 3/11/15 Time: 3:19am
Location of Offense/Incident: A/O Cunard Rd & Selkirk Rd Zone: 2 Precinct: 9
Incident Report #: 150201174 Cruiser District: 92

Victim: David Bullock
Sex: M
Race: B
Age: 27

Victim: Raheem Ewing
Sex: M
Race: B
Age: 26

Suspect: Nigel Price
Address:
Arrested Warrant on File
Sex: M
Race: B

Incident Summary: On March 11, 2015, at approximately 3:15 a.m.,patrol officers were dispatched to the area of Cunard Rd and Selkirk Rd on a gun run. The caller, David Bullock advised radio that while he and his friend Raheem Ewing were leaving a residence on Cushing Dr. one of the males, also at the party, followed them out to their car and fired multiple shots at them as they pulled off. With their vehicle now partially disabled, they pulled into an open lot. It was then that they witnessed the suspect pull by them in a van. Mr. Bullock was able to pull out and follow the suspect vehicle until police arrived . The driver, Nigel Price, was positively identified at scene as the shooter.

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HOMICIDE

Media Information
Columbus Division of Police
Date: March 11, 2015 CAP Bureau / HOMICIDE Unit Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Det. R. Cutshall Phone: (614) 645 - 4730 Ext: 4146
Type of Offense/Incident: HOMICIDE Date: Mar 10, 2015 Time: 8:27 PM
Location of Offense/Incident: 933 E. 18th Avenue Zone: 4 Precinct: 5
Incident Report #: 150200339 Cruiser District: 53

Victim: Rashaad Davis
Sex: M
Race: B
Age: 36

Charges:
Incident Summary: On Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at approximately 8:27 pm, officers were dispatched to the area of 933 E. 18th Avenue on a reported shooting. Officers found the victim, Rashaad Davis on the side of the residence. The victim was pronounced at the scene by C.F.D. The motive is unknown at this time. Anyone with information relating to this shooting is asked to contact the Columbus Division of Police Homicide Unit 645-4730 or Crimestoppers at 645-TIPS.

This is the 13th Homicide in Columbus, Ohio in Calendar Year 2015. Incident #150200339.

The investigation continues.

Detective Robert Cutshall is the primary detective assisted by Detective Arthur Hughes.

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Aggravated Robbery

Media Information Date: 3/9/2015
Columbus Division of Police
CAP Bureau / Robbery Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Det.Gregg A Buck #1984 Phone: (614) - 645 - 4219 Ext:
Type of Offense/Incident: Aggravated Robbery Date: 3/9/2015 Time: 11:39 p.m.
Location of Offense/Incident: 1043 W Broad St Zone: 3 Precinct: 8
NetRMS Report #: 150194846 Cruiser District: 81

Victim: United Dairy Farmers

Suspect: Unknown Address:
Arrested Warrant on File Sex: Male Race: Black Age: 35-40

Incident Summary: On March 9, 2015 at 144 a.m. a male black wearing a dark blue Adidas jacket, ball cap with a grey hoodie over his head entered the United Dairy Farmers at 1043 W Broad St, walked behind the counter and demanded that the clerk hand over all the money. The clerk complied and surrendered an unknown amount of cash to the suspect who fled on foot eastbbound through the alley. The suspect was described as M/B/ 35-40, 6'1"-6'3", skinny build, wearing a blue Adidas jacket, red Ohio State Buckeyes gloves, blue jeans and tennis shoes

Anyone with information as to the identity of this suspect please contact the Columbus Police Robbery Unit at 645-4665 or Crime Stoppers at 461-8477. Copies of the video of the robbery are available at the Columbus Police Information Desk.


Week of March 15th thru March 21st, 2015

Aggravated Robbery

Media Information Date: 3/20/15
Columbus Division of Police
CAP Bureau / Robbery Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Det.Gregg A Buck #1984 Phone: (614) - 645 - 4219 Ext:
Type of Offense/Incident: Aggravated Robbery Date: 3/20/15 Time: 2:44 a.m.
Location of Offense/Incident: 5984 Sawmill Rd. Zone: 1 Precinct: 17
NetRMS Report #: 150229013 Cruiser District: 172

Victim: Speedway Gas Station

Incident Summary: On March 20, 2015 at 2:44 a.m., a male white wearing a blue hooded jacket with the hood pulled over his head and a black ski mask pulled down over his face, entered the Speedway Gas Station holding a large knife. The suspect walked directly behind the sales counter and demanded the clerk open up the drawer and hand over the money. The clerk complied and suspect took the cash in drawer and exited running southbound through the lot.

Anyone with information as to the identity of this suspect please contact the Columbus Police Robbery Unit at 645-4665 or Crime Stoppers at 461-8477. Copies of the video of the robbery are available at the Columbus Police Information Desk.

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Arson

Media Information
Columbus Division of Police
Date: 3-19-15
CAP Bureau / Homicide Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Det. R. Siniff #1766 Phone: (614) 645 - 7581
Type of Offense/Incident: Arson Date: 3/16/15 Time: 7:28 A
Location of Offense/Incident: 1177 Fountain Lane #C Zone: 2 Precinct: 14
Incident Report #: 150217066 Cruiser District: 146

Victim: Anna Marie Ferriman
Sex: F Race: W Age: 62

Incident Summary: On March 16, 2015 at approximately 7:28 AM Columbus Police and Fire Personnel responded to 1177 Fountain Lane #C on the report of a fire. As firefighters were clearing the residence, they discovered the remains of an unidentified female. Columbus Police Homicide investigators responded and conducted an initial investigation. Detectives later identified the female as the resident of the apartment. The resident's name is Anna Marie Ferriman. Ms. Ferriman's death is being investigated as a homicide.
This is the 14th homicide of 2015.

Any Persons with information about this fire is asked to contact CPD Homicide 645-4730 or Crimestoppers at 645-TIPS.

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Double Shooting

Media Information
Columbus Division of Police
Date: 3/19/2015
Detective Bureau / Assault Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Matthew Smith Phone: (614) 645 - 4218
Type of Offense/Incident: Double Shooting Date: 3/18/2015 Time: 11:59 p.m.
Location of Offense/Incident: 340 Wespot Drive Zone: 5 Precinct: 7
Incident Report #: 150225772 Cruiser District: 70

Victim: Jazmen Pettigrew
Sex: F Race: B Age: 23

Victim: Mekhi Green-Pettigrew
Sex: M Race: B Age: 7 weeks


Charges:
Incident Summary: On Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at approximately 11:59 p.m., Jazmen Pettigrew was sitting in her parked vehicle with her two sons in the area of 430 Wespot Drive when an unknown person fired several times at her vehicle. Ms. Pettigrew's vehicle was struck two times and she and her infant son were also struck by the gunfire. Ms. Pettigrew drove out of the parking lot and called 911. Ms. Pettigrew and her infant son were transported to local hospitals where they were treated for their injuries.

The shooting stemmed from a fight that occurred in the area, but at this time the identity of the shooter is unknown. If anyone has information about this incident, please contact Detective Matthew Smith of the Assault Unit at 645-4218.

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HOMICIDE

Media Information
Columbus Division of Police
Date: March 19, 2015
CAP Bureau / HOMICIDE Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Det. Glen Siniff Phone: (614) 645 - 4730 Ext: 4077
Type of Offense/Incident: HOMICIDE Date: March 18, 2015 Time: 10:54 PM
Location of Offense/Incident: 2338 W. Broad St Zone: 3 Precinct: 19
Incident Report #: 150225650 Cruiser District: 190

Victim: Javon D. VanCleaf
Sex: M Race: B Age: 22

Victim: Frederick A. Prater
Sex: M Race: B Age: 26

Charges:
Incident Summary: On Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at approximately 10:54 pm, officers were dispatched to the area of 2338 W. Broad Street on a reported shooting. Officers found the victim, Javon D. VanCleaf seated behind the wheel of his vehicle. The victim was pronounced at the scene by C.F.D. #17. Mr. Frederick Prater was transported to Mt. Carmel West Hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg. Mr. Prater was treated and released.

This is the 15th Homicide in Columbus, Ohio in Calendar Year 2015. Incident #150225650.

The investigation continues.

Detective Glen Siniff is the primary detective assisted by Detective Greg Stevens.

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Felonious Assault - Shooting

Media Information
Columbus Division of Police
Date: 03/19/2015
CAP Bureau / Assault Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Det. M. Williams #1975 Phone: (614) 645 - 4141 Ext: 4189
Type of Offense/Incident: Felonious Assault -Shooting Date: 03/18/2015 Time: 10:10 p.m.
Location of Offense/Incident: 1926 Fountainview Ct. Zone: 2 Precinct: 14
Incident Report #: 150225546 Cruiser District: 142

Victim: Darrell Lamonte Shanklin
Sex: M
Race: B
Age: 24


Charges:
Incident Summary: On March 18, 2015 at approximately 10:10 p.m. Officers were dispatched to 1926 Fountainview Ct. on a shooting after the victim walked into a local hospital. Upon arrival to the hospital officers met with the victim, Darrell Shanklin, who had been shot a single time in the hand. Mr. Shanklin told officers that he was driving his vehicle in his apartment complex when an unknown individual occupying a maroon vehicle fired several gunshots striking Mr. Shanklin. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Columbus Police Assault Unit Detective Michael Williams at 645-4189 or Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 645-TIPS.

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Aggravated Burglary

Media Information
Columbus Division of Police
Date: 3-17-2015 CAP Bureau / Assault Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: KZimmer Phone: (614) 645- - 4192
Type of Offense/Incident: Aggravated Burglary Date: 3-16-2015 Time: 11:51PM
Location of Offense/Incident: 426 S. Eureka Ave Zone: 3 Precinct: 19
Incident Report #: 150219724 Cruiser District: 190

Victim: Deshawn Littleton
Sex: M
Race: B
Age: 33

Suspect: David McClain
Address: 824 S. Harris Ave. Apt B
Arrested Warrant on File
Sex: M
Race: B
Age: 49
Charges: Aggravated Burglary

Incident Summary: On 3-16-2015 at approximately 11:51 PM witnesses told Detectives that Mr. David McClain stood outside the residence of Deshawn Littleton and screamed threats at Deshawn Littleton. Witnesses said they heard Mr. Littleton ask Mr. McClain to leave but Mr. McClain continued to make threats to Mr. Littleton. Mr. Littleton said that Mr. McClain told him he would kill him and then rushed up the steps saying shoot me and rushed into Mr. Littleton's home as if he was going to strike him. Mr. Littleton was forced to shoot Mr. McClain to stop him from attacking him. Mr. McClain is in stable condition at a local hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg.

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Robbery

Media Information Date: 03/15/2015
Columbus Division of Police
CAP Bureau / Robbery Unit
Kim Jacobs, Chief of Police
For further information, contact: Detective J. Morris#1421 Phone: (614) - 645 - 4665 Ext: 3911
Type of Offense/Incident: Robbery Date: 03/14/2015 Time: 5:10AM
Location of Offense/Incident: 1043 W. Broad St. Zone: 3 Precinct: 8
NetRMS Report #: 150214234 Cruiser District: 81

Victim: UDF Sex: Race: Age:
Victim: Clerk Sex: M Race: W Age: 19

Suspect: Unknown Address:
Arrested Warrant on File Sex: M Race: W Age: 50-60

Incident Summary: On March 14, 2015, at approximately 5:10AM, the suspect walked into the UDF, located at 1043 W. Broad St. The suspect implied he had a weapon and demanded money and cigarettes. The clerk complied and the suspect fled with an undetermined amount of money. The suspect was described as a male white, 50-60 years old, 5'6"-5'7", 120-130 pounds, gray goatee, wearing a black and red Ohio State knit cap, sunglasses, black coat.(See Photo)

Anyone with information is asked to call the Columbus Police Robbery Unit or if you wish to remain anonymous, you can call Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477) The investigation continues.

 

Week of March 22nd thru March 31st, 2015