Jeffrey Derringer, 48, of Akron was charged with aggravated robbery Dec. 25, 2017. (Source: Akron Police Department)
AKRON, OH (WOIO) -
Akron Police said 48-year-old Jeffrey Derringer used a homemade fake gun to rob a gas station on Christmas before being captured by a Circle K employee and customers.
Employees at the Circle K at 635 North Main Street called police around 2 p.m. after they said Derringer, a known customer, came into the store in with a hooded sweatshirt and started to wave what first appeared to be a rifle in the air.