Robbers have hit the Family Dollar store in the 400 block of North James H. McGee Boulevard and Dayton police are investigating.
Police have asked for a K-9 unit to assist in the investigation. There are no reports of any shots being fired or any injuries.
The robbery was reported to have occurred about 6:39 p.m. by two men who are believed to have left the scene in a black Pontiac Grand Prix, headed west toward Kammer Avenue.
According to police, one of the robbers was wearing a blue Polo shirt, black shorts and was armed with a semiautomatic handgun. The other was wearing a black shirt, gray-and-red ball cap and blue athletic shorts.
If you have information about the robbery or the getaway car, you are asked to call police at 333-COPS.
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