Akron police search for thugs who robbed Dollar General

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Two thugs on the loose after robbing a Dollar General Store in Akron.

It happened around 9PM Tuesday night at the store on Merriman Road.

Employees reported two males wearing masks entered the store and forced all the employees to the back room at gunpoint. The suspect took an unreported amount of money and fled through the back doors of the store.

The suspects are two men, 16 - 20 years old, 5'06" - 5'08", 140 - 160 lbs. They were wearing black hat, black long sleeve shirts, black pants and white gloves.

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