Warrant issued for armed robbery in Anderson Twp

Warrant issued for armed robbery in Anderson Twp

ANDERSON TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - Authorities have issued an arrest warrant for a gunman who held up Speedway on Batavia Road.

John Fronk II, 36, confronted the store employee at the front door of the business and demanded money about 9:30 p.m., according to the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office.

The worker complied and placed the money from the cash drawer in the Fronks bag, sheriff's officials said.

Fronk then fled with an undetermined amount of cash and remains at large.

No one was hurt.

A K-9 search of gunman in the area was unsuccessful.

The man is described as white and between 5'8 and 5'10 with a stocky build. He wore a black jacket, blue jeans, black beanie hat with a winter scarf over his face and was armed with a black semi-automatic handgun.

The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office: 513-825-1500 or Crime Stoppers: 513-352-3040.

Or, text CrimeStoppers at CRIMES or 274637 and type "CINTIP" in their message.

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