Robbery at Crown Point Beer & Wine: ‘gunshots have been fired’

UPDATE @ 11:05 p.m.

The suspect in a robbery tonight at the Crown Point Beer & Wine drive-through walked in on two employees who were counting the cash drawer at the end of the night, a Dayton police sergeant said.

The suspect pulled out a gun to rob the business at the corner of West Third Street and Liscum Drive and ran off with an undisclosed amount of cash. 

Dayton police would not confirm a 911 caller’s report that shots were fired. The incident remains under investigation.

UPDATE @ 10:45 p.m.

A would-be customer called 911 tonight after he drove up to a robbery in progress at the Crown Point Beer & Wine drive-through.

“Gunshots have been fired,” said the 911 caller who arrived at the business just after 10 p.m. at 5128 W. Third St.

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“I just pulled in and he was robbing it; I just kept going.”

The robbery suspect reportedly ran from the area. A Dayton police K-9 responded, along with two other Dayton cruisers and a Montgomery County Sheriff’s cruiser.

FIRST REPORT

Crews were called tonight to an armed robbery at Crown Point Beer & Wine.

The robbery was reported just after 10 p.m. at the drive-through, 5128 W. Third St.

According to initial reports, shots were fired but no one was hit by gunfire.

We have a crew on the way and will update this report as we learn details.

Got a tip? Call our monitored 24-hour line, 937-259-2237, or send it to newsdesk@cmgohio.com

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