Police connect two men in a string of robberies

Police say these men have been connected to a string of local robberies. (Photo: Dayton Police Department)
Tyrone Ware (Photo: Montgomery County Jail)
Tyrone Ware (Photo: Montgomery County Jail)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Dayton Police say they have connected two men with several local robberies.

Police said Friday Tyrone Ware and John Weatherspoon were arrested after a robbery at the Natural Power Beauty Supply store on West Third Street on Tuesday. Police now say they have now been connected to three other armed robberies in Dayton.

Those robberies include the Dollar General in the 2200 block of North Gettysburg on May 26, the Dollar General in the 800 block of South Gettysburg on May 29, and the Family Dollar in the 400 block of North James H. McGee Boulevard on May 30.

John Weatherspoon  (Photo: Montgomery County Jail)
John Weatherspoon (Photo: Montgomery County Jail)

Tyrone Ware and John Weatherspoon are both in custody and they are each facing one count of aggravated robbery. Police say additional charges are possible.

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