Akron police seek suspect in home invasion

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A terrifying home invasion in Akron Monday evening.

It happened shortly before 7PM in the 900 block of Allendale Avenue.

The victim reported the thug entered her home through an eastside rear door, pulled her out of her chair and threw her down on the floor. The suspect then took $85 from the victim's purse before fleeing.

The victim reported minor injuries to her face.

The suspect is a dark complexioned black man, 20 - 30 years old, 170 - 180 lbs., and wearing a black t-shirt, black pants, a black skull cap and a rag over his face.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Akron Police at 330-375-2181.

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