Police believe robber hit six stores in Hamilton

Posted by Christi Reynard email

HAMILTON, OH (FOX19) - Investigators believe they have a suspect in custody responsible for six different robberies.

Police say 28-year-old Adam Barger, of Hamilton admitted to robbing Discount Tobacco on Main Street on November 19th, and Showcase Cinema 10 on Northwest Washington Blvd, November 17th.

Barger is now charged with two counts of robbery.  But more charges may be on the way.

Investigators believe Barger is the person responsible in four other robberies on Hamilton's west side,  including Milillo's and Brown's Market on Main Street, Marsh's and the Marathon Gas Station on Millville Avenue.

Detectives ask if you have any more information concerning the above crimes, contact the Hamilton Police Department's Investigation's Section at (513) 868-5811, extension 2002.

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