Nightmare: Akron couple comes home during armed robbery

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AKRON (WOIO) -  Akron Police are investigating an armed robbery at an apartment around 2 a.m. Friday.

19 Action News has learned two residents came home to their apartment in the 1100 block of Keyes Place to find a robber inside.

The 18-year-old male and 19-year-old female victims reported the male suspect was armed with a handgun and wearing a mask.

The robber ordered the residents to the floor then pistol-whipped the male in the head. The suspect ransacked the apartment, took a video game system and fled on foot.

The male resident was treated on scene by paramedics.

The suspect is a black male, 6'3" - 6'5", wearing a black ski mask, black and red baseball hat, and all black clothing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Akron Police Department.

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