Seneca County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a report of an armed robbery at Bettsville’s Dollar General store this morning.
According to a news release from Seneca County Sheriff William Eckelberry, a lone male suspect allegedly entered the storeÂ shortly before 11 a.m., brandishing a handgun and demanding cash.
Eckelberry said the suspect(s) then fled the store onÂ in an unknown direction, with early reports suggesting the suspect(s) were walking west on Ohio 12.
The vehicle possiblyÂ linked to the crime is aÂ faded red, 1995 or newer, Chevrolet pickup truck with an extended cab. The vehicle may have gray interior and a bed liner, with clear windows on the extended cab portion, the release states.
The suspect is described as a white male who appeared to be in his 30s and with dark hair, a scruffy beard and a mustache.Â According to the release, heÂ was wearing blue jeans, a hat, dark sunglasses and a Dale Earnhardt Jr. coat.
Anyone with information about the robberyÂ is urged toÂ contact the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office at 419-447-3456.