COPS: Robbery victim pistol whipped at friend's home

Michael SIms
Michael SIms
John Hause
John Hause

BUTLER COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - Two people are arrested after a robbery and pistol whipping in Butler County.

Officers say the victim was robbed at a friend's house in Liberty Township.

The victim told police that he was robbed of $1,600 in cash and pistol whipped in the head.

Police arrested one of the suspects, Michael Sims, at his home in Middletown.

The resident of the home where the victim was robbed, John Hause, was also arrested.

Sims is charged with aggravated robbery and Hause is charged with complicity to aggravated robbery.

Both subjects are being housed at the Butler County jail.

The victim was treated and released.

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