Akron man armed with scoped rifle arrested, charged for tying up woman during break-in

Akron man armed with scoped rifle arrested, charged for tying up woman during break-in

LAKEMORE, OH (WOIO) - On Oct. 15, Springfield Township Police received a report that a man was sitting on a curb armed with a scoped rifle.

As officers closed in, Drew Cobb, 34, of Akron, attempted to run and was arrested.

A small, jammed handgun was found in his waistband.

Hours before his arrest, Cobb allegedly invaded a Main Street Lakemore home, tied up a woman and robbed her.

Cobb is charged with robbery, kidnapping, aggravated burglary, carrying a concealed weapon, resisting arrest and breaking and entering.

He is currently being held in Summit County Jail.

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