AKRON, OH (WOIO) - The First Merit Bank, located at 1635 Merriman Road, Akron was robbed at 3:32pm on Monday.
The suspect pointed a pistol at the teller and demanded money. While making his demands he fired a shot into the wall behind the teller counter.
He then fled in an unknown direction.
He's described as a black male, 5'8" - 5'10" with a medium build and a deep voice. He was wearing a black ski mask, black boots, bright yellow rain suit, yellow reflective vest with word "visitor" on back.
The gun was a black semi-auto pistol.
Anyone with information should call Akron Police or FBI Akron at 330-535-6156.