- Associated Press - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - Police have arrested a man on kidnapping and robbery charges following a couple’s report that they were robbed of their winnings after leaving a southwest Ohio racino.

Dayton police say the couple had left Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway on Monday when a man approached them and asked for a ride.

Police tell the Dayton Daily News for a story Wednesday (https://bit.ly/1AnkEut ) the man later refused to get out of the couple’s van, pulled a gun on them and demanded their money.

Police say they identified suspect Douglas Hughes through surveillance video.

The 54-year-old Hughes was being held in Montgomery County Jail on felony charges of kidnapping and aggravated robbery.

Jail records say Hughes is awaiting court action and don’t list an attorney.


Information from: Dayton Daily News, https://www.daytondailynews.com

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