Police say one of two car wash robbery suspects now in custody

Demarius Fitzpatrick (left) and Earl Harris (right). (Photos/Kettering Police Department)
Demarius Fitzpatrick (left) and Earl Harris (right). (Photos/Kettering Police Department)

KETTERING, Ohio (WDTN) – Kettering police say 22-year-old Demarius Fitzpatrick pictured in a plaid shirt is in custody in connection with a robbery at the Dixie Auto Wash in December.  Fitzpatrick is being held on $200,000 bond.

Police are still looking for 22-year-old Earl Harris of Dayton pictured in a black shirt. He’s wanted for aggravated robbery, having weapons while under a disability, felony theft and receiving stolen property.

Police say the suspects entered a self-serve wash as one of the victims was washing his car.  Surveillance video caught the men taking off with the couple’s car.

If you think you know where Harris is you are asked to call Kettering Police at 937-296-2555.  Police say Harris is known to carry weapons and frequents the west side of Dayton.



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