Report: Woman assaulted in motel room

Plaza Motel at 1728 Stanley Avenue in Dayton (WDTN Photo)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Dayton Police are investigating after a woman said she was assaulted in her motel room.

Officers were called to the Plaza Motel located at 1728 Stanley Avenue Friday around 3:30 a.m.

When officers arrived, a motel employee directed them to the room where the victim was staying. Police said the victim was agitated when they met with her.

She said she was in her room and her friend came by, forced his way inside, yelled at her, and punched her in the face. She said he then stole $80 and her cell phone and left. The victim told police the man left in a white van.

Police said the woman had a mark under her eye.

The motel worker said she didn’t see the incident but said she did see a man speeding away from the motel parking lot in a white van.

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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