Police investigating 2 armed robberies

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

SHARONVILLE, OH (FOX19) - Police in Sharonville are investigating two armed robberies.

The first one happened about 7:30 p.m. Monday night at the B & V Beverage Store on Lebanon Road. Police say two gunmen got away with cash and several boxes of cigarettes. A witness saw a four-door Chevrolet with two young black males in it, and another witness saw a red car leave at a high rate of speed.

Three hours later, the Red Roof Inn on East Sharon Road was robbed by two black males with masks over their faces. They left with an undetermined amount of money and fled in a dark green Chevrolet or Chrysler.

Police do not believe the robberies are related.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040 or Sharonville Police at 513-563-1147.

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