AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A 26-year-old Medina man is suspected of robbing an Akron bank on Wednesday.
An anonymous tip has identified 26-year-old William Hawes as the possible suspect, and police would like to speak with him.
The First Merit Bank on Brittain Road in Akron was robbed around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Employees report the suspect entered the bank, slapped a note on the counter that stated he had a gun and wanted money. The teller gave the suspect money from her cash drawer and the suspect fled southbound in a four-door silver or gray car.
Anyone with information on Hawes' whereabouts is urged to contact Akron Police at 330-375-2181.