Police: Facebook hook-up leads to holdup

Police: Facebook hook-up leads to holdup

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Akron police are investigating a robbery that was set up on Facebook.

It happened around 8:00 p.m. Wednesday night.

Police say a 24-year-old man told them he met a woman on Facebook and went over to an address, in the 1100 block of Tarson Terrace, to meet her.

When the man got there, the two met and went inside an apartment. While inside, the victim was confronted by two other men. One suspect grabbed the victim around the neck while other suspect took the victim's wallet, money and cell phone. The suspects and the woman fled.

No description is available on the suspects. If you have any information give police a call.

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