Teen Girl In Lock Down After Attempted Akron Bank Robbery

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AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A 15-year-old girl in lock down after police nab her in a city bank robbery.

Detectives arrested the 15-year-old for robbing the First Merit Bank on Kenmore Boulevard back on April 9th. The female was identified by the surveillance photos distributed to the local media.

Bank employees reported that the teenage suspect entered the bank around 10AM and approached the teller counter. She handed the teller a note demanding money. When the teller asked her for identification, she fled empty-handed.

The female was charged with robbery and placed in the custody of the Summit County Juvenile Detention Facility.