Armed robbery suspects beat two victims with a pistol

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) - Authorities say an armed robbery took place in Middletown early Saturday morning.

A man and woman in a white Camaro went to the Trailbridge Apartment complex on Lafayette Ave. to meet a friend when three men approached them with a gun around 2:45 a.m. Police say the man and woman were beaten with the pistol causing non-life-threatening injuries to both of them. The men searched through the Camaro and threw everything in the parking lot then took the car keys and left the scene. One suspect fired a shot during the attack and the bullet was recovered by police.

The man and woman are being treated at Atrium Medical Center. Authorities are investigating this case. Middletown Police are asking anyone with information to call them at 513-425-7700.

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