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Police Identify Suspects in Ft. Mitchell Bank Robbery

UPDATE #2: The men have been arrested in Cincinnati. Click here for that story.


UPDATE: Two of these suspects are believed to have been involved in the robbery of a gas station/convenience store in Dayton on Sunday. Click here for that story.


The Fort Mitchell Police Department identified the suspects believed to have been involved in the armed robbery of the Central Bank location on the 2000 block of Dixie Highway.

The robbery happened Thursday.

Three suspects allegedly displayed a handgun in the robbery.

On Sunday, police identified three suspects, all from out of town.

Douglas W. Dyson, 38, of Channelview, Texas, is a white male who stands 5-feet, 8-inches, weighing 265 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes. He has a tattoo on hi sleft arm.

Harley R. Platt, 34, of Highlands, Texas, is a white male who stands 5-feet, 11-inches, weighing nearly 300 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes, and with a tattoo on his right hand and right arm.

Dominique T. Knox, 23, of Indianapolis, Indiana, is a black make who stands 5-feet, 4-inches, weighing 135 pounds with brown eyes and black hair.

No employees of the bank were injured and the suspects got away with no money. The suspects allegedly used a stolen truck that was recovered later Thursday by Ft. Mitchell Police.

In an updated news release, Ft. Mitchell Police said that the three suspects were seen the next day, Friday, May 17, at a McDonald's location in Bellevue. They were there from approximately 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. after being dropped off outside the restaurant by a white station wagon or van.

Anyone with information on the suspects' whereabouts or the driver of the white vehicle is asked to call the Ft. Mitchell Police Department at 859.331.2823.

-Staff report

Photos: Piatt, pictured left, and Dyson (provided)

Slideshow Images & Captions: 
Suspects as seen in Bellevue on May 17