Family Dollar store robbed in Akron

Family Dollar store robbed in Akron

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Police in Akron are looking for the man who robbed a Family Dollar on Tuesday afternoon.

It happened at the store on South Main Street around 4:30 p.m.

According to the employees, the suspect entered the store and handed the cashier a note stating he would shoot the cashier if she didn't give him any money. The suspect had one of his hands in his pocket as if he had a gun. The clerk handed the suspect an unreported amount of cash and the suspect fled.

The suspect is described as a man around 40-49-years-old, 5'10" - 6'0", bald, wearing sunglasses, a blue Adidas jacket with white stripes on the sleeves, blue jeans and white shoes.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Akron Police at 330-375-2181.

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