Akron Dairy Queen robbed at gunpoint twice this month

Akron Dairy Queen robbed at gunpoint twice this month

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Police believe the same suspect has robbed the East Wilbeth Road Dairy Queen twice this month at gunpoint.

The latest robbery happened on Jan. 8 around 11:30 a.m.

Akron police say the man entered the store, pointed a handgun at an employee and demanded money.

After getting the cash, the suspect fled. He was wearing a black toboggan hat with a white emblem, black hooded sweatshirt , black pants and black gloves.

Officers add he is a black male, about 18-22 years old, thin and 6'0"-6"4".

The first robbery happened on Jan. 3.

If you have any information, please contact Akron police.

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