Suspect Wanted For Double Murder in Akron

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Robert Pitts Jr.

AKRON– Police in Akron are looking for murder suspect, Robert Pitts Jr.

Pitts, 19, is wanted for the murders of a 53-year-old man and a 20-year-old man, both found with fatal stab wounds in an apartment on South Rose Boulevard Wednesday morning.

According to witnesses, Pitts has lived on South Rose Boulevard for the last couple of weeks.

One of the victim’s vehicles, a 2006 Jeep Liberty, was located in Ashtabula.

Police said Robert Pitts Jr. should be considered armed and extremely dangerous.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at (330) 375-2490.