Bank employee robbed at gunpoint

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Dayton Police are investigating after a bank employee was robbed at gunpoint.

Police were called to the Chase Bank at 3703 North Main Street after 8:30 p.m. Friday.

Officers said a bank courier with a bag full of receipts for Chase Bank was approached by an armed man in the parking lot. Police said the suspect pointed a revolver at him and told him to hand over the bag. The victim complied, and the suspect then demanded the keys to his vehicle. The victim refused and the suspect threatened to shoot him and then ran towards the tree line behind the bank.

According to witnesses, the suspect got into a late 1990s silver Monte Carlo on Carter Avenue and fled.

The suspect is described as a white male with a scruffy beard, wearing a black and grey checkered hoodie.

No cash was taken.

Police are still investigating. 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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