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PHOTOS: Crime Stoppers doles out thousands in cash rewards in 2014; Still looking for plenty of fugitives

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Crime Stoppers wrapped up 2014 with a whopping 660 tips that solved 25 cases and earned tipsters approximately $3,000 in cash rewards. Crime Stoppers wrapped up 2014 with a whopping 660 tips that solved 25 cases and earned tipsters approximately $3,000 in cash rewards.
SPOKANE, Wash. - From time to time, you see us post a story with the latest fugitives in our area that police are looking for. Most times, there is a cash reward being offered by Crime Stoppers for information leading to the arrest of a fugitive. We'll close every story with something to the effect of, "If you have any information on where any of these fugitives are, and your information leads to an arrest, Crime Stoppers will give you a cash reward." On Thursday, Crime Stoppers revealed how much money they paid out in 2014 to tipsters who helped put wanted fugitives behind bars. 

According to the organization, Crime Stoppers received 660 tips in 2014 that solved 25 cases and paid tipsters approximately $3,000 in cash rewards. 

Crime Stoppers say the cash rewards resulted from the arrests of 19 targeted fugitives and the solution of six criminal cases, including robbery, theft and fraud. One tip even led to the arrest of two fugitives at the same location. No word on if that tipster received double the reward. 

Since its inception, Crime Stoppers program has paid out approximately $185,000 for information that resulted in the solution of a crime or arrest of a targeted fugitive.

Crime Stoppers wants to make 2015 another successful year, so we've attached photos of the fugitives they are looking for as of January 22, 2015 in the slideshow above. As always, if you have any information on where any of these fugitives are, and your information leads to an arrest, Crime Stoppers will give you a cash reward. Just call 1-800-222-TIPS. You can remain anonymous.
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