Case dismissed against pair accused in Dayton burglary, pistol-whipping

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

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Couple arrested after burglary, pistol whipping in Dayton

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

Criminal charges were dismissed Wednesday against a Dayton woman and her boyfriend accused of breaking into a man’s home and demanding money at gunpoint.

A Montgomery County grand jury declined to indict Jake Abston, 30, and Sara Rhoades, 23, and their cases in Dayton Municipal Court were dismissed, online records show.

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They were arrested June 11 on suspicion of aggravated burglary following an incident on Philadelphia Drive in Dayton involving Rhoades’ estranged husband, according to a Dayton police report.

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