Suspect caught on camera during Turkey Hill robbery

Security camera footage of the suspect in the August 17 robbery of the Turkey Hill gas station in Cassady Avenue.

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus Police are asking for help in identifying this man.

He is suspected of robbing a Turkey Hill gas station around 2:23 am Wednesday morning. According to police, the suspect is an unknown black male who is 50-60 years old with a scruffy beard and glasses. He was wearing a tan t-shirt, camouflage pants, and a black dew rag under a black baseball hat.

Columbus Police say that after entering the store, he implied that he had a gun and demanded the case from the clerk. He then fled the with an undisclosed amount of cash in a white Buick LeSabre.

No one was hurt in the robbery. Police are encouraging anyone with knowledge of the crime or suspect to call the Columbus Police Department Robbery Unit at 614-645-4665 or the Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477). provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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