Akron police looking for First Merit bank robber

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AKRON, OH - Akron police are looking for a man who robbed a First Merit bank Friday afternoon.

Photo courtesy: Akron Police Department

Photo courtesy: Akron Police Department

The suspect walked into the bank on West Market Street around 5:45 p.m. He    handed the teller a note indicating that he had a weapon, and demanded money. After the teller gave him some cash, he left the bank on foot. No one saw which direction he  went, though.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490.