Clues from gas station armed robbery end up at crash scene

HARRISON TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WDTN) — The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a gas station is held up at gunpoint and some key pieces of evidence were found at a traffic accident.

It happened Saturday after 10 p.m. at the BP located at 110 Shoup Mill Road.

Deputies said the man approached the clerk with a handgun and demanded money. The clerk complied. Deputies said the man then fired three shots into the ceiling before fleeing.

Officials said the suspect was wearing a dark colored Adidas jogging jacket with white stripes down the arms, khaki shorts, and white gym shoes.

A K9 was called in to track the suspect, but the search came up empty.

Shortly after, deputies received a call that Dayton Police were on the scene of a crash at North Main Street and Fernwood Avenue where a driver ran from the scene but left behind an Adidas jogging jacket with white stripes down the arms. Officials said a black cash till was also found inside the vehicle on the passenger floorboard. Deputies said a white gym shoe was left in the front yard of a home just south of the crash scene.

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is still investigating. If you have any information that could help, 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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