Man punched in the face, robbed after trying to sell phone on ap - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Man punched in the face, robbed after trying to sell phone on app

Robert C. Hicks, Jr. (Source; Summit County Jail) Robert C. Hicks, Jr. (Source; Summit County Jail)
AKRON, OH (WOIO) -

A 20-year-old man was robbed after trying to sell his iPhone 6 on the Let Go app.

The victim posted an ad on the app on Saturday and agreed to meet a potential buyer in the 500 block of Vern Odom Blvd. in Akron. Upon arrival, the suspect approached the victim, punched him in the face and fled with the phone.

Police identified the suspect as 18-year-old Robert C. Hicks, Jr. Hicks was arrested and charged with robbery. The cell phone was found in his possession.

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