Armed robber hits Dollar General in West Carrollton

Police tell us they think the man got into a vehicle after running from the store.

The clerk was not injured.

EARLIER: Police are on the scene of a robbery tonight at the Dollar General on West Alex Bell Road.

We're hearing that a man armed with a knife robbed the store, 25 W. Alex Bell Road, just before 10 p.m. and ran toward a Speedway gas station on East Central Avenue.

There are no reports of any injuries.

Police are setting up a perimeter and have asked for a K-9 unit and assistance from Moraine police.

We have a crew en route. We will update this story as we get details.

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