Police: Armed man robs Dayton Dollar Tree location

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UPDATE @ 10:35 a.m.: 

Dayton police said an armed man was able to make off with an undetermined amount of cash after robbing the Dollar Tree location on North Gettysburg Avenue Tuesday.

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Police only described the suspect as a male wearing dark clothing. Initial reports indicated the suspect fled in a vehicle, but officers on scene did not add any details.

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If you have any information you are asked to call 937-333-2677.


Police are investigating a reported armed robbery at a Dayton dollar store Tuesday morning.

Officers responded to the Dollar Tree location at 2198 North Gettysburg Avenue around 10 a.m. after the robbery was reported.

Initial reports indicate a suspect displayed a gun and made off with cash from the business.

The suspect was able to get away in a car that was last seen on Kings Highway, according to police scanner traffic.

We have a crew on the way and we’ll update this page as we learn more.

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