VIDEO: Robber snatches entire cash register from Montgomery Road Marathon gas station

Posted at 12:41 PM, Jul 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-01 18:51:10-04

CINCINNATI -- Police are seeking help in identifying a brazen bandit who snatched an entire cash register from a Pleasant Ridge gas station and fled.

The robbery occurred around 7:30 a.m. Friday at the Marathon gas station at 5567 Montgomery Rd.

The suspect is a black male wearing a hooded sweatshirt. The man climbed through the cash register window and yanked it clean from its wiring. The clerk attempted to fight, but the suspect escaped to a nearby parked car. 

The clerk was not injured, and no description of the car was available.

Police ask anybody who recognizes the man to call Crimestoppers at (513) 352-3040.