Surveillance camera captures armed robbery in Akron

The Dollar General store in Akron was robbed at gunpoint.
Courtesy: Akron Police Department

AKRON, Ohio (WKBN) – Police in Akron are looking for a suspect who robbed the Dollar General store on Arlington Street.

The whole ordeal was caught on surveillance video.

The suspect walks into the store at about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, points a gun at the clerk and demands money.

The clerk returns with a bag and the suspect takes the time to remove the money from the bag and puts the cash in his pockets, leaving the bag behind.

Investigators are asking anyone with information on the robbery to call Akron Police at 330-375-2490.

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