Akron Police looking for First Merit robbery suspect

Akron Police looking for First Merit robbery suspect

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Around 5:45 p.m. on Friday, May 20, Akron Police say a man walked into the First Merit Bank at 855 West Market Street and handed the teller a note demanding cash.

Authorities report that the suspect threatened that he had a weapon.

The teller cooperated and gave the man an undisclosed amount of money and fled on foot in an unknown direction.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at (330) 375-2490.

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