Akron: Man robbed at gunpoint in broad daylight

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - An investigation is underway after an Akron man was robbed at gunpoint in broad daylight.

The 51-year-old victim told police he was walking in a parking lot in the 500 block of North Main Street when the suspects approached him armed with a handgun.

The suspects demanded the victim's money. The victim gave the suspects an unreported amount of cash and the suspects fled southbound on North Main Street.

The suspects are teens - ages 16 - 18 years old. The suspects were 5'05" - 5'08", 130 - 160 lbs, wearing black hooded sweatshirts and black sweat pants.

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

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