AKRON, Ohio (WJW)– The Akron Police Department is asking for the public’s help after an armed robbery.
It happened at the Walgreens on South Arlington Street at about 5:40 p.m. Wednesday. Akron police said the man walked up to the cashier and demanded money while holding a handgun. He ran from the scene.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Akron detective bureau at 330-375-2490 or 330-375-2TIP. Summit County Crime Stoppers accepts anonymous tips at 330-434-COPS or by texting TIPSCO with the info to 274637.