Akron police seek armed & dangerous fugitive

Akron police seek armed & dangerous fugitive

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - The Akron Police Department and the U.S. Marshals Office Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force are asking for assistance from the public for information that could lead to the arrest of a wanted fugitive, David R. Hyatt.

Hyatt, 27, with no permanent address, is wanted for the aggravated robbery that occurred at the Long John Silver's Restaurant on Romig Road around 5:30 p.m. January 28.

Hyatt and another man entered the restaurant armed with handguns, fired shots and demanded money. Hyatt and the other male fled on foot with an unreported amount of cash.

Hyatt is a black man, 5'08" and 130 lbs. Hyatt has a cross tattoo under his left eye. He should be considered armed and extremely dangerous.

Anyone knowing his whereabouts is encouraged to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490; the U.S. Marshals Service at 1-866-4-WANTED; the Summit County Crimestoppers, Inc. at (330) 434-COPS.  Callers can remain anonymous. You may also leave an anonymous tip on the Akron Police Department website at http://akronohio.gov/asp/tip.html.

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