Police: Man attempts knifepoint robbery twice in Hyde Park

David Clark (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
David Clark (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

HYDE PARK, OH (FOX19) - A man was in court Wednesday after allegedly attempting two knifepoint robberies in Hyde Park.

Cincinnati Police said a suspect pulled a knife out on a woman in the parking lot of Kroger in Hyde Park Plaza on Tuesday night. He reportedly stole her purse and then took off in a White Ford Explorer.

Moments later, a similar report came from nearby Bonefish Grill restaurant on Madison Road.

The suspect fled the scene and a pursuit by police followed.

David Clark, 18, was eventually arrested by police.

He was charged with two counts of aggravated robbery and one count of fleeing the scene.  His bond was set at $250,000 during his arraignment on Wednesday.

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