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Crime of the Week


This week Richland County Crimestoppers is asking for information on Criminal Mischief that is being investigated by the Sidney Police Department. On February 28, 2016 the Sidney Police Department received three (3) reports of Criminal Mischief to vehicles that were parked on the street on 3rd Street NE from the 300 block to the 600 block. Upon investigation it was found that sometime during the late hours of February 27, 2016 to the early morning hours of February 28, 2016 unknown person or persons damaged three different vehicles on 3rd St. NE by taking a large piece of asphalt and throwing at the vehicles damaging windows and the body of the vehicles. It was found that all vehicles were damaged by this large piece of asphalt that was found by one of the vehicles. Victims of the Criminal Mischief have reported to the Sidney Police Department damage to the three vehicles in the amount of $7000.00.

As with any investigation it is possible that a member of the public saw or heard something that may assist investigators with the investigation of this matter. Crimestoppers believes that someone may have information on the person or persons that caused the damage to these vehicles. If you have knowledge of information on this case or any crime, contact CRIMESTOPPERS by calling 433-6666 Monday through Friday between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM. You can also contact Crimestoppers in Richland County anytime (24/7) by going to our New Crimestoppers website at then going to Submit a Web Tip or by texting the code "CSRC plus your message to: 274637 (CRIMES). You can also contact the Richland County Sheriff's Office at 406-433-2919.

The new Richland County Crimestoppers restarted in 2013 has already paid individuals providing information to law enforcement that led to the arrest of those committing crimes in Richland County.

Richland County Crimestoppers is asking anyone in the Savage and Lambert Communities that would be interested in serving on the Crimestoppers board in Richland County to please notify Undersheriff Robert Burnison with the Richland County Sheriff's Office at 406-433-2919.

Check the Wanted Person section of the Richland County Crimestoppers website each week for those wanted in Richland County. At least one new entry will be posted each week with photo if available. Crimestoppers is asking for information that would help lead to the arrest of those with an active warrant in Richland County.

Remember: As with all Crimestoppers tips, calls are not recorded and the call will remain confidential. You may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1000.00 for information concerning this case or any other serious crime.


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