Armed Thug Robs Akron Barber Shop

Akron, OH - A barber at Kum-Oz Creative Cuts Barbers located at 1014 Hammel Street reported being robbed Thursday night.

The barber and two customers reported that round 7PM a male entered the barbershop and ordered everyone down on the floor at gunpoint.

While they were down on the floor, the robber struck the barber in the head several times. The robber fled with an undisclosed amount of money. The barber refused medical attention.

The robber is a black male 27 - 34 years old. He was between 5'11" - 6'01" tall, weighed between 190 - 200 lbs., and was light complexioned. He was wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Akron Police Department.