During the early morning hours on Sunday April 8th 2012, an unknown suspect broke into a home in the 1100 block of W. Fairview Ave, Dayton stealing the residents’ wallet, purse and electronics. When the victim was awakened by the noise the suspect attacked her with a hammer in her bedroom. The victim managed to take the hammer from the suspect before he feld from the residence. The suspect then walked to a the Walgreens at Salem and Philadelphia where he was able to withdraw money using the stolen ATM card..
The suspect is described as a black male, who was tall and slender. He was wearing a black hooded jacket with a red shirt underneath, and dark colored jeans.
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