Akron police looking for the man accused of assaulting a store clerk

Akron police looking for the man accused of assaulting a store clerk
Photo of the suspect (Source Akron Police)
Photo of the suspect (Source Akron Police)

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Akron police are looking for the man accused of assaulting a store clerk when confronted about using a fake $10 bill. Around 5:30 p.m. on March 6 the suspect entered the Sunoco on the 800 block of Lovers Lane.

Police said the suspect grabbed two cans of beer and attempted to pay with a fake $10.00 bill. Investigators said he assaulted the clerk when confronted.

Surveillance cameras were able to capture footage of the suspect walking in the store.

The suspect is described as:

  • Black male
  • 30-38-years-old
  • 5’8”-5’11”

Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to contact Detective Magaw at 330-375-2490. Police said if you see the suspect, do not attempt to approach him, just call 911.

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