Man asks driver for ride, robbed at gunpoint


DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Officers are on the lookout for two suspects who robbed a man at gunpoint when he asked them for a ride.

Police were dispatched to Brooklyn Avenue and Kammer Avenue just before 3 a.m. Saturday on reports of an armed robbery.

According to the police report, the victim was walking to get something to eat when he asked a passing car for a ride. He said a man and woman in the car then pointed a gun at him and demanded money.

The victim told police the suspects fled in a blue Chevrolet towards Hoover Avenue.

Police said the two suspects took about $80-$90 from the victim. The victim was uninjured.

If you have any information, call Crime Stoppers at 937-222-7867. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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