Central Ohio Crime Stoppers is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a Missing Person who has not been seen since November 29, 2017.


Joseph P. Perri

On November 29, 2017, in the evening hours, Joseph P. Perri was last seen at a friend’s home on Midland Avenue in Columbus, Ohio. Mr. Perri was staying with some friends and per detectives assigned to the case, Mr. Perri left the house in the late evening hours and has never returned home. Mr. Perri did not take any of his personal belongings and had planned on returning home later that night. Mr. Perri did not respond to family or friends who had tried reaching him on his phone which was provided to him by his father. Mr. Perri is a male white, 28 years old at the time he was reported missing, 5’10”, 175lbs, brown eyes, and brown hair. A photo of Joseph Perri may be viewed on our website,

The family of Joseph Perri is offering a $5,000 reward for any information leading to the location and return of Joseph. 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 free P3 Tips mobile app available on the iOS and Android platforms.

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., and P.O. BOX 16038, COLUMBUS, OH 43216-6038.

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