Masked man robs Akron Circle K at gunpoint

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Shortly after 7PM Wednesday, the Circle K on East Avenue was robbed at gunpoint.

The clerk reported the suspect entered the store wearing all dark clothing and a ski mask.

The suspect walked up to the checkout counter, pulled out a black handgun and demanded money. The clerk handed the suspect money and the suspect fled northbound through the parking lot.

The suspect is 20 - 25 years old, 5'10", 140 - 150 lbs., wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pant, black shoes and a black ski mask.

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

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