Police seek Subway robber


Location hit twice in 5 weeks

By Erik Martin - emartin@aimmedianetwork.com



The Greenville Police Department is seeking the whereabouts of a man who robbed the Subway Restaurant at 325 Martin Street on Sunday. In this video surveillance image, the suspect (left) is shown taking money from the store’s register. Those with information are asked to call 937-548-1103.

The Greenville Police Department is seeking the whereabouts of a man who robbed the Subway Restaurant at 325 Martin Street on Sunday. In this video surveillance image, the suspect (left) is shown taking money from the store’s register. Those with information are asked to call 937-548-1103.


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GREENVILLE — Law enforcement is searching for a man who robbed a Subway Restaurant in Greenville Sunday afternoon.

At approximately 1:16 p.m. on August 28, police officers were dispatched to the Subway Restaurant at 325 Martin Street on a report of a robbery.

The incident was captured on the store’s video surveillance cameras. The suspect is described as a white male wearing a dark shirt and dark blue hat. He demanded money from the employee at the front counter and grabbed money from the store’s cash register before fleeing on a bicycle.

Store Manager Nick Dispennette confirmed there was more than one employee in the store at the time. No one at the restaurant — employees or customers — was harmed during the incident.

Asked if the store planned to increase its security measures in some fashion, Dispennette said, “When we have the video and audio surveillance cameras we have, there’s not much more that we can do, short of putting metal detectors in.”

He added that he hoped Greenville Police will increase their patrols in the area following the incident.

This is the second robbery to occur at the Martin Street location in a little more than a month’s time.

The suspect in the prior robbery, which took place July 21, brandished a knife and escaped with cash from the store’s register.

Greenville Police Chief Dennis L. Butts said his department believes the August 28 robbery was not perpetrated by the same person. No arrest has been made in the July 21 incident.

Anyone with additional information on either robbery should contact the Greenville Police Department at 937-548-1103.

The Greenville Police Department is seeking the whereabouts of a man who robbed the Subway Restaurant at 325 Martin Street on Sunday. In this video surveillance image, the suspect (left) is shown taking money from the store’s register. Those with information are asked to call 937-548-1103.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2016/08/web1_Subway-robber-002-PRINT-1.jpgThe Greenville Police Department is seeking the whereabouts of a man who robbed the Subway Restaurant at 325 Martin Street on Sunday. In this video surveillance image, the suspect (left) is shown taking money from the store’s register. Those with information are asked to call 937-548-1103. Video screen capture
Location hit twice in 5 weeks

By Erik Martin

emartin@aimmedianetwork.com

The writer may be reached at 937-569-4314. Join the conversation and get updates on Facebook search Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com

The writer may be reached at 937-569-4314. Join the conversation and get updates on Facebook search Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com