The Van Wert County Courthouse

Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022

Crime Stoppers 10/18/13

Crime Stoppers will pay you cash for information if it will help the Van Wert County Sheriff’s Department solve a burglary that occurred in Pleasant Township.

Crime Stoppers logoOn October 15, at 9:10 a.m., a resident was approached by another woman, who claimed she was from the electric company and needed to remove some electrical lines. While the woman kept the attention of the home owner, a male subject who was driving a two-toned, red over silver Ford truck, went and burglarized the home.

The female is described as white, early 20s, 5 feet, 5 inches tall, thin build with short sandy-colored hair. The male is described as white, early 30s, 5-10 to 6 feet tall, short light-colored hair and may have trouble speaking.

Harding and Mercer couinties are having similar complaints filed.

If you have any information about this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 419.238.STOP (7867). You will not have to give your name or reveal your identity. If your information helps to solve this case, Crime Stoppers will pay you a cash reward up to $1,000.

Crime Stoppers also pays cash rewards for information about other felony crimes or wanted fugitives not reported on the Crime of the Week.

Remember, crime doesn’t pay, but Crime Stoppers does!

POSTED: 10/18/13 at 6:22 am. FILED UNDER: Crime Stoppers