Delivery driver gets pepper sprayed during robbery

Pizza delivery driver robbed in Springfield. (WDTN Photo/Jake Ryle)
Pizza delivery driver robbed in Springfield. (WDTN Photo/Jake Ryle)

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WDTN) – A pizza delivery man was the target of a robber early Friday morning.

Police say the driver was making a delivery at an apartment in the 900 block of Sunset Avenue.

No one answered the door, so as the victim was walking back to his car, two men approached and demanded the pizzas.

Police say the victim kept walking until the suspects sprayed him with pepper spray and took off with the food.

Police the address the driver was trying to deliver the pizza to is a vacant apartment.

The suspects are still loose.

The victim was treated at the scene. He’ll be okay. 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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