Police: Dayton road rage incident turns into assault, robbery

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Road rage incident turns into robbery in Dayton

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

Dayton police are investigating a road rage incident that turned into a robbery and an assault at Findlay Street and Monument Avenue early Friday morning.

It’s not clear where the incident started, but it involved people in an SUV and a man on a motorcycle, police said.

Police believe words were exchanged, then both vehicles stopped in front of 511 N. Findlay St. Someone from the SUV assaulted the motorcycle driver and took an unknown item from him, officers said.

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A person who called 9-1-1 after seeing the motorcycle driver on the ground said the man was bloody. He refused medical attention.

The man, who appeared to have been punched in the face, declined to talk with our reporter on the scene and drove away.

We will continue to follow this story and bring you the latest information when it’s available.