Second area Dollar General store robbed at gunpoint

DAYTON — A second area Dollar General store was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon.

Dayton police responded around 2 p.m. to the store at 888 S. Gettysburg Ave. after employees reported the robbery.

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Initial reports indicate a man wearing a baseball-style hat entered the store and displayed a gun before fleeing on foot.

The robbery at the Dayton store occurred about an hour after a robbery at a Dollar General store in Clayton.

It is not clear whether the armed robberies are connected.

Additional details were not available.

We’ll update this page as we learn more.

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