Akron bank robbed at gunpoint

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Akron police searching for a bank robbery suspect.

Around 2PM Wednesday afternoon, the Charter One Bank on South Broadway Street was robbed at gunpoint.

The employees reported the suspect entered the bank and handed the teller a post-it note with the words "Give me $2,000 - I have a bomb and gun." The teller handed the suspect money, including the dye pack, and the suspect fled northbound on foot from the bank.

The suspect is a white man, 22 - 24 years old, 5'08", 140 - 160 lbs, wearing a black "North Face" jacket and black skull cap.

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

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