Man accused of breaking into three Akron businesses caught hiding in bathroom

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Christopher James Sumey (Photo courtesy Akron police)

Christopher James Sumey (Photo courtesy Akron police)

AKRON, Ohio- A man suspected of breaking into three Akron businesses was found hiding in a bathroom.

Akron police responded to alarms at about 1:30 a.m. Saturday at Get Skinny Fitness, Ellet Athletic Association and DiFeo’s Italian Cucina. The businesses are housed within the same building on East Market Street.

Police said 35-year-old Christopher James Sumey, of Akron, forced open a rear door and damaged an ATM.

Officers found him hiding in a locked bathroom in the basement.

Sumney was charged with breaking and entering, safecracking and vandalism. He was taken to the Summit County Jail.

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