Parma Police seek armed robber

Parma Police seek armed robber
He was wearing a gray hoodie and a purple hat. (Source: Parma Police)
He was wearing a gray hoodie and a purple hat. (Source: Parma Police)

PARMA, OH (WOIO) - The Parma Police Department is asking for help in finding a man who attempted to rob the Mr. Hero on State Road over the weekend.

The man, who was armed with a black handgun, walked into the restaurant around 8 p.m. on Dec. 6. He pulled out the gun and ordered the two employees to hand over cash. Both employees became scared and ran outside. No money was taken and the suspect fled the scene.

The suspected is described as a black male, 6'0" and 200 pounds, with a beard and glasses. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, a purple hat and jeans.

Anyone with info is asked to call Detective Klein at (440) 887-7339.

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