Piqua police investigate reported armed robbery

By Michael Ullery

February 11, 2014

Staff report

PIQUA - Piqua police are investigating an armed robbery at the Kwik and Kold on South Street.

Police responded to the drive-thru, located at the intersection of South and McKinley, just after 9:30 p.m. on a reported armed robbery.

The alleged suspect entered the business carrying a black semi-automatic handgun and demanded money.

He escaped on foot. No one was injured.

A K-9 unit from the Miami County Sheriff’s office has been called in to assist in tracking the suspect.

The suspect was described as about 6’2” tall and heavyset.

No further information is available at this time. Police are continuing to search for the suspect.