Cleveland F.B.I. Agent Shot During Stick Up

Cleveland, OH - The Cleveland office of the FBI and the Lakewood Police Department are offering a $10,000 reward for information regarding the attempted robbery and assault of 2 citizens occurring on April 28th in the 2000 block of Wyandotte Ave in Lakewood Ohio.

At approximately 3 a.m., 2 unknown black males approached a vehicle occupied by an off-duty FBI agent and another individual stopped in the 2000 block of Wyandotte Ave.  One of the robbers opened the passenger door fo the vehicle and made a demand.

The vehicle driven by the agent sped off at which time the robber shot the agent in the chest.  The agent was able to drive himself to a local hospital where he received treatment for a single gunshot wound.

Witnesses to the incident described one of the black males as being in his 20's and approximately 5'8" tall.  The two robbers were possible seen driving off in a blue or black minivan.

Anyone with information regarding this attempted robbery and assault should contact the Lakewood Police Department at 216-521-6773 or the Cleveland office of the FBI at 216-522-1400.

The $10,000 reward is being offered by the Cleveland office of the FBI.