Fight Back: Akron man proves he's never too old to protect his home

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AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A 91-year-old Akron man did not give up easily after two burglars broke into his home.

It happened early Thursday morning on North Firestone Boulevard.

Cops say John Johnson was sleeping when he heard the suspects break out a window on his door around 3:00 AM.

The suspects smashed the phone in the kitchen and entered the bedroom.

One of the suspects was armed with a screwdriver, began assaulting Johnson but he fought back.

The suspects took 200-hundred dollars from his wallet and ran off.

They remain on the loose.

If you have any information on this crime call Akron Police.

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