(Lawrenceburg, Ind.) – A robbery suspect’s attempted holdup was botched when he was hit by the victim’s car Saturday evening in Lawrenceburg.
Lawrenceburg Police say the robbery victim was using the ATM at the Fifth Third Bank, 431 West Eads Parkway, around 7:00 p.m. when a man robbed the victim.
Officers say the suspect ran towards Doughty Road where he was nearly hit by a passing truck. Moments later, the victim pulled out onto Doughty Road and accidentally struck the suspect.
Police arrived on scene and called an ambulance to take the suspect to Dearborn County Hospital with a broken leg. He was later transferred to University Hospital in Cincinnati.
Lawrenceburg Police could release more information, including the names of those involved, later Monday morning.