Akron Shoe Store Robbed and thieves are still on the Loose

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AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Police in Akron are searching for a couple of thieves.

Cops say shortly before 8:00 last night, someone robbed the Taf Up Shoe Store on Copley Road.

The employee working at the time says three males armed with handguns, entered the store and demanded money.

The suspects took an unreported amount of money from the safe and register, clothing from a display rack and the victim's cell phone.

One suspect even pistol-whipped the victim before they left.

The victim was treated on scene by paramedics.

The suspects are three black males wearing black and white, long t-shirts.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers.

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