Posted on: December 7, 2017

Whitehall Police Conduct Fourth Successful Retail Theft Blitz

On 12/02/17, the Whitehall Police Department, with the assistance of the Reynoldsburg Police Department, conducted a fourth “retail theft blitz” concentrating on three (3) specific retail corridors in Whitehall. This blitz is a police ...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: November 8, 2017

Whitehall PD Narcotics Unit Executed Search Warrant Stemming from Lengthy Investigation

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The Whitehall Division of Police Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant on Tuesday, November 7th stemming from a lengthy investigation.The search warrant was executed at 6493 Castenea Way, Canal Winchester, OH 43110. Seized in the search warrant was $4,...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2017

Whitehall Police Arrest Teenager for Attempted Murder

On 10/17/17, at approximately 4:30 PM, Whitehall Police responded to the area of Beechrun Rd and Doney Rd on the report of a possible stabbing. Upon arrival, police found a 15-year-old female victim with multiple stab wounds, laying on the sidewalk. She w...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: August 30, 2017

Whitehall Police Request Help in Identifying Man Who Robbed Wendy's

On 08/29/17 at 8:40PM, a male entered the Wendy’s Restaurant located at 3747 E. Broad St. and approached the counter. He implied he had a handgun and demanded money from the cashier. After grabbing the money, he fled the business on foot.

The sus...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: August 10, 2017

Whitehall Police Create "Internet Purchase Exchange Locations" at Police Department

Press Release WHITEHALL POLICE CREATE INTERNET PURCHASE EXCHANGE LOCATIONS AT THE POLICE DEPARTMENT

The Whitehall Police Department has now marked two spots at the police department as “Internet Purchase Exchange Locations.” These are commonly referred to as “Meetup Spots” and are used by buyers and sellers from o...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: June 30, 2017

Whitehall Police Arrest Drug Dealer with 1,250 Grams of Cocaine, Oxcodone Pills and Suboxone Strips

Press Release- WHITEHALL POLICE ARREST DRUG DEALER WITH 1250 GRAMS OF COCAINE OXCODONE PILLS AND SUB

On 06/29/17, at approximately 5:00 PM, Whitehall Police stopped and arrested Myron Colvin, age 43, at Country Club Rd & Livingston Ave for drug trafficking. A search warrant was served at his residence, 1282 Simpson Dr, where Whitehall narcotic detect...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2017

Whitehall Police Intercept Large Shipment of Marijuana and Oxycodone from Colorado

WHITEHALL POLICE INTERCEPT LARGE SHIPMENT OF MARIJUANA AND OXYCODONE FROM COLORADO DESTINED FOR SALE

On 05/21/17 at approximately 8:30 PM, the Whitehall Police Drug Unit officers, with the assistance of the Franklin County Sheriff’s office, stopped Craig Eric Newman driving a flatbed truck transporting horse bedding. Hidden inside the bedding, ...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 5, 2017

Whitehall Police Arrest Two Suspects Dealing Drugs Next to Columbus Elementary School

Whitehall Police Arrest Two Suspects Dealing Drugs Next to Columbus Elementary School

On Wednesday, April 5, Whitehall Drug Unit Detectives along with the Whitehall/Reynoldsburg SWAT team served a search warrant at 3055 E. 8th Ave, Columbus, OH 43219. An investigation that began in Whitehall led police to this home where drugs were being s...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: April 4, 2017

Whitehall Police Interrupt Shipment of Cocaine from Mexican Drug Cartel and Arrest Suspect

Joel Ramirez Garza, 33

On Friday, March 31st 2017, Whitehall Police recovered a shipment of 5 kilos (5000 grams) of cocaine sent from a Mexican drug cartel via a delivery runner out of Texas. Joel Ramirez Garza, age 33, from Houston Texas, was arrested by Whitehall Drug Unit De...

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2016

Whitehall Police arrest 5, seize drugs when serving warrant in investigation

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The Whitehall Police Narcotics Unit was investigating a shooting that occurred on Beechcreek Rd. on 11/03/16 at approximately 11:53pm. There are no known victims of this gunfire. As part of the investigation a search warrant was obtained from a judge and ...Read on...

Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2016

Whitehall Police seize thousands in cash, heroin as part of ongoing investigation

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The Whitehall Division of Police made a major bust Friday, Oct. 14th at a home on the east side of Whitehall.

More than $200,000 in cash was seized, along with 100 grams of heroin, firearms and drug manufacturing and packaging materials.

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Whitehall Division of Police Press Releases