Pizza delivery driver robbed at gunpoint in Akron

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A delivery driver for Papa John's Pizza was robbed while attempting to deliver food over the weekend.

The 21-year-old driver attempted to deliver food in the 700 block of Hazel Street when he was confronted by the suspect armed with a handgun. The suspect demanded the driver to empty his pockets. The suspect took $35 in cash from the driver and fled behind the houses.

The driver returned to the restaurant to call police unharmed.

The suspect is a male, 18 - 25 years old, 5'10" -5'11", 180 lbs. He was wearing black pants, black long sleeve shirt, black mask and hat.

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

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