In Akron: Man robs hotel clerk at knifepoint

In Akron: Man robs hotel clerk at knifepoint

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Akron Police report that around 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 26, the Quality Inn located at 2677 Gilchrist Road was robbed.

The desk clerk reported the suspect entered the lobby area and came behind the counter.

The suspect had a large knife in his hand and demanded money from the register.

After the clerk gave the suspect the money, he fled out an east side door to an awaiting dark blue, 1990 Chevy S10 pickup truck.

The suspect is described as a white male, 50 - 60 years old, 5'07", 180 - 200 lbs., with white short hair, unshaven and was wearing a dark t-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Akron Police Department at 330-375-2552.

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