One man hospitalized after robbery & standoff with Cuyahoga Falls Police

CUYAHOGA FALLS, OH (WOIO) - A man who robbed the Pulp Smoothie store on Bucholzer Bd. in Cuyahoga Falls Thursday evening is facing some serious charges tonight.

Cop say the moron entered the store around 6:00 P.M, brandished a gun, demanded money, and then fled the store with an undetermined amount of cash.

A witness who followed him out of the store was able to tell police the gunman went into an apartment on Howe Ave.

Cuyahoga Falls Police Units responded and determined there was indeed a male, and female in the apartment. Negotiators were able to get the woman out of the apartment but the man refused to come out.

About four hours later the Cuyahoga Falls Police Swat Team stormed the apartment and took the man into custody. The suspect needed immediate medical attention and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

The Cuyahoga Falls Police Detective Bureau is continuing the investigation of this Aggravated Robbery, and anyone with information is asked to contact them at: 330-971-8334.

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