Wanted: Reward for Armed Robbery and Debit Card Theft

Cleveland, OH - The male depicted used a stolen ATM card to withdraw money from the account of a male who was kidnapped and robbed at gunpoint only minutes before the card was used at the ATM.

The victim was with a group going to a concert at the Beachland Ballroom on Tuesday, October 7, at 8:40 p.m. when he was accosted and robbed by two black males.  According to the victim, the males held him and a friend at gunpoint in the area of E.161 St. and Burbank before robbing them both of wallets, concert tickets, cell phones and car keys.  A detective working on the case learned that only minutes later one of the stolen debit cards was used to withdraw money from the account of one of the victims at two nearby banks. One was a Huntington Bank located at 920 E.185 St.  The other was a Key Bank located at 317 E.156 St.

The suspects are described as black males in their mid to late teens, 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall and weighing between 145 and 185 pound.

There is a CrimeStoppers reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of this suspect.  Anyone with information is asked to contact the 5th District Detective Bureau at 216.623.5518 or CrimeStoppers at 216.252.7463.