Man on bicycle tries to rob woman in Rite Aid parking lot

2532 East Third Street in Dayton (WDTN Photo/Chris Smith)
2532 East Third Street in Dayton (WDTN Photo/Chris Smith)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Dayton Police are investigating an attempted robbery in a drug store parking lot.

Officers were dispatched to the Rite Aid at 2532 East Third Street before 9 p.m. Friday.

According to officers, a woman was getting out of her truck and was approached by a man riding a red bicycle. Police stated the man grabbed the door of her truck and demanded her keys. The victim honked her horn for help and kicked the suspect.

The suspect fled the scene on his bicycle.

The victim was not hurt.

The incident remains under investigation. 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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