Drive thru robbery leads police to man behind other burglaries

Source: Hamilton Police Dept.
Source: Hamilton Police Dept.

HAMILTON, OH (FOX19) - A robbery of Minnick's Drive Thru in Hamilton Thursday night led police to the man they believe to be behind a few other local burglaries.

According to Hamilton Police, Jasen Meyers of Hamilton went to Minnick's Drive Thru with a knife and demanded cash. After getting an unknown amount of money and a carton of cigarettes, authorities say he ran from the store on foot.

Officers and the K-9 Unit were able to track him down on the street of his residence, Biscayne Drive.

Authorities say he already have a warrant out of Hamilton Municipal Court and was arrested on scene.

Police were able to connect Meyers with the Minnick's robbery, as well as two other Hamilton residential burglaries and one attempted residential burglary.

Meyers is charged with Receiving Stolen Property, Aggravated Robbery, two counts of Burglary, and Attempted Burglary.

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