Masked gunman robs Symmes Twp Speedway

Masked gunman robs Symmes Twp Speedway

SYMMES TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A masked gunman robbed Speedway in Symmes Township Tuesday night, Hamilton County sheriff's officials said.

A suspect wearing a black mask covering his face walked into the Montgomery Road gas station and convenience store about 10:50 p.m. and threatened the clerk with a black handgun, they said.

The suspect demanded cash from the register and cigarettes. Then, he ordered the employee to lie face down on the floor before he fled with cash and cartons of cigarettes, sheriff's officials said.

No injuries were reported.

The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff's criminal investigation section: 513-851-6000, or Crime Stoppers: 513-352-3040.

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