Danger Zone: Downtown parking lot attendant hit in the face by metal object during robbery

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A parking garage attendant robbed at a downtown parking garage.

It happened at the Chesterfield Building on East 12th around 8:30PM Wednesday.

The victim tells police he was sweeping around the pay booth when the suspect grabbed him from behind and demanded to know where the money was located.

The victim opened the door to the office and pointed to the top desk drawer. The suspect then hit him on the face with an unknown metal object.

The attendant fell to the floor and pretended to be knocked out. The suspect grabbed the cash - about $160-dollars - and fled.

The victim then locked the door and called police. He refused medical treatment for a large bruise on his face.

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