This week’s "Crime of the Week" focuses on a Missing Person out of Columbus

Crime of the week: For Release: January 1, 2023

This week’s crime of the week focuses on a Missing Person out of Columbus. 


The sister of the missing raised the additional reward money through a fundraiser. She is also willing to talk to the media. Her name is Aimee Chapman her phone number is 614-506-5589.

Andrew G. Chapman was last seen in late November of 2006. At the time of his disappearance, Andy Chapman was living in the Hilltop area and was 32 years old. Today, November 24, 2021, is Andy’s birthday and he is 47 years old. Andy is described as: Male/White, 6’, 175lbs., brown hair, brown eyes. Photos of Andy Chapman may be viewed on our website,

Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for any information leading to the location and return of Andy. Anyone with information about this missing person 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.

All tips to Crime Stoppers are anonymous. Crime Stoppers does not use Caller ID or record telephone conversations. A special coding system protects the identity of the caller. Crime Stoppers also takes calls from persons with information about any felony. Information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of a felony suspect could qualify the caller for a reward as determined by the Crime Stoppers Board of Directors. For more information on Central Ohio Crime Stoppers, visit our website at

Crime Stoppers is a non-profit 501(c) (3) organization. Reward money comes from private individuals, businesses, and foundations that see Crime Stoppers as an integral tool in the community’s fight against crime. Tax-deductible donations can be sent to Central Ohio Crime Stopper’s, Inc., P.O. Box 16038, Columbus, OH 43216-6038.