Multiple Gas Station Robberies in Columbus Area

 Today’s Midweek Special focuses on Robberies which took place in Columbus.

An unidentified suspect has committed 8 robberies at area gas stations in the last two weeks.  The suspect enters the business and walks around waiting for any customers to leave, then approaches the counter and demands money from the register while displaying a firearm. The suspect is described as: M/W 6’1” – 6’3” 150-170 lbs., mid 20’s possibly early 30’s, wearing black hoody, black pants, black shoes and black glasses. Surveillance photos of the suspect and of his vehicle driving away after his most recent robbery may be viewed on our website,


Multiple Gas Station Robberies in Columbus Area


Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for any information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of the person(s) responsible for this crime.  Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477) or go to our website at and e-mail your tip. You may also submit a tip by downloading our new free P3 Tips mobile app available on the iOS and Android platforms. We are no longer taking tips via text message.

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