GREEN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - Police are searching for the suspect who allegedly robbed a Green Township Family Dollar store Wednesday.
According to officials, the suspect entered the store on North Bend Road and approached the cash register to make a transaction. When the cashier opened the register, the suspect brandished a black handgun, reached over the counter and grabbed an undisclosed amount of cash from the cash register drawer.
The suspect fled the store on foot in an unknown direction. A Green Township Police canine and a Hamilton County Sheriff helicopter were both utilized in an unsuccessful attempt to locate the suspect.
The suspect is described as a black male in his late 20's, wearing a red baseball cap, black hooded sweatshirt and black shorts. He had a slight beard and was wearing aviator sunglasses with gold trim, officials said.
Anybody with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 352-3040.