Man in custody after robbing Dollar General store at gunpoint

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A man is in custody after robbing a Dollar General store at gunpoint Monday evening.

Dispatch tells 2 NEWS it happened at the store located at 888 S. Gettysburg Ave. around 7:15 p.m.

The suspect entered the store wearing a mask, and threatened an employee with a pistol before fleeing the area on foot.

Police caught up with him minutes later and he was taken into custody.

There is no word yet on whether he got away with any cash or merchandise.

No further details are available at this time.

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