Second area Dollar General store robbed at gunpoint 

2:21 p.m Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018 Local

A second area Dollar General store was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon. 

Dayton police responded around 2 p.m. to the store at 888 S. Gettysburg Ave. after employees reported the robbery. 

RELATED: Armed man robs Clayton Dollar General store

Initial reports indicate a man wearing a baseball-style hat entered the store and displayed a gun before fleeing on foot. 

The robbery at the Dayton store occurred about an hour after a robbery at a Dollar General store in Clayton.

It is not clear whether the armed robberies are connected.

Additional details were not available. 

We’ll update this page as we learn more. 

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