Tipp Police still searching for juvenile robber

TIPP CITY — Tipp City Police Department, along with Miami County Sheriff’s Office deputies, are still searching for a juvenile who allegedly robbed an elderly woman at the Wind Ridge Apartment Complex, off of N. Hyatt Street, Tipp City, on Sunday afternoon.

According to reports, officers are still searching for the 17 year-old subject who fled on foot from the scene. He is a mixed race male, who is about 6-foot 3-inches tall, and weights approximately 250 pounds.

The subject allegedly knocked on a the door of an elderly woman, asked her for a cup of sugar, and then robbed her. The victim was not injured, but was shaken up from the incident. Officers are also checking the woods, the city park, as well as other areas the teen frequents in the Tipp City area.

Miami County Sheriff’s Office K-9 unit was also on the scene to assist with the search. We will continue to update details from this incident as they come available.