Robbery suspect hits clerk, leaves scene with nothing

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - On 9-27-13 at around 10:38 am, Springfield Township Police Officers were dispatched to a robbery that had just occurred at the Family Dollar Store located at 8555 Winton Rd.

Upon arrival, officers found that the suspect had approached an employee behind the store in an attempt to rob the store.

During the incident, the suspect struck the employee in the head with a pipe and then fled on foot without obtaining anything from the store or the employee.

The employee was transported to Mercy Hospital with a cut to the head.

Anyone who may have seen the suspect or has any further information regarding this incident is asked to call the Springfield Township Police Department at (513) 729-1300 or Crime Stoppers at (513) 352-3040.

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