Armed robbery at Cassano’s under investigation


By Sam Wildow - swildow@aimmediamidwest.com



Courtesy photo The Piqua Police Department circulated this surveillance photo from Speedway from the night of the armed robbery at Cassano’s, saying on Facebook on Wednesday evening, “We need to talk to these two about a robbery at Cassano’s tonight. If you recognize them, please call the on-duty shift at 937-440-9911.” To remain anonymous, people can also visit bit.ly/PPDtips to submit a tip.


PIQUA — The Piqua Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that took place earlier this week at Cassano’s Pizza King.

The robbery at Cassano’s, located at 1577 Covington Ave., was reported on Wednesday evening at approximately 8:45 p.m.

“A black male robbed the cashier at gun point and then fled in a black vehicle,” Lieutenant Marcos Rodriguez of the Piqua Police Department said.

The suspect stole an undisclosed amount of cash.

No charges have been filed at this time, Rodriguez said. The incident is still under investigation.

Those with possible information about the armed robbery can call 937-440-9911.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling (937) 615-TIPS (8477) or by visiting www.piquaoh.org/police_submitatip.htm for more information.

To submit an anonymous tip through text messaging, type the keyword PIQUAPD and the message, then send it to 274637.

Courtesy photo The Piqua Police Department circulated this surveillance photo from Speedway from the night of the armed robbery at Cassano’s, saying on Facebook on Wednesday evening, “We need to talk to these two about a robbery at Cassano’s tonight. If you recognize them, please call the on-duty shift at 937-440-9911.” To remain anonymous, people can also visit bit.ly/PPDtips to submit a tip.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/11/web1_Cassanos_persons_of_interest_cmyk.jpgCourtesy photo The Piqua Police Department circulated this surveillance photo from Speedway from the night of the armed robbery at Cassano’s, saying on Facebook on Wednesday evening, “We need to talk to these two about a robbery at Cassano’s tonight. If you recognize them, please call the on-duty shift at 937-440-9911.” To remain anonymous, people can also visit bit.ly/PPDtips to submit a tip.

By Sam Wildow

swildow@aimmediamidwest.com

Reach Sam Wildow at swildow@aimmediamidwest.com or (937) 451-3336

Reach Sam Wildow at swildow@aimmediamidwest.com or (937) 451-3336