Akron Police find thief hiding in the bathroom

Akron Police find thief hiding in the bathroom

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Around 1:30 a.m. Saturday night, officers responded to an alarm at several businesses in the 2100/2200 block of East Market Street. The businesses of Get Skinny Fitness, Ellet Athletic Association and DiFeo's Italian Cucina, are all located within the same building.

According to Akron Police the suspect forced open a rear door to the building and once inside, he then forced open interior doors to each business.

The suspect damaged an ATM machine.

When officers arrived they found the suspect hiding in a locked bathroom in the basement.

Officers arrested Christopher James Sumey, 35, of Evergreen Avenue in Akron.

He was charged with breaking and entering, safecracking and vandalism and was booked into the Summit County Jail.

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