Man robbed of $2,500 while unloading groceries

WDTN Photo/Jarod Thrush
WDTN Photo/Jarod Thrush

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Police are investigating after a man is robbed at gunpoint.

Officers were called to the 1300 block of Salem Avenue around 9:40 p.m. Saturday.

The victim told police he was unloading groceries from his car when a man armed with a gun and two women approached him and demanded money. The victim said he feared for his life and gave the male suspect $2,500 in cash.

The three suspects then fled the scene.

Police searched the area for the suspects but didn’t find anyone.

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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