Suspects get away with at least $500 in gas station robbery

Dayton Police work the scene of a reported break-in on Valley Street on Friday, May 6, 2016.

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Dayton Police are searching for three suspects who robbed a gas station.

Police were called Friday to the Valero station located at 201 Valley Street.

Officers said surveillance video showed the suspects throw a piece of concrete through the entrance door window. They said one suspect then entered the store and started chasing a worker. The suspect had a handgun and forced the worker toward the cash register and demanded money. A second suspect came inside the store while the third person acted as the lookout. The suspects then ran from the store.

A woman who was there buying cigarettes at the time was able to give police a description.

Police believe the suspects got away with at least $500. The worker was not hurt.

If you have any information call Crime Stoppers at 937-222-7867. 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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