Cleveland robber targeting club goers

The suspect robbed a man at an ATM and then stabbed him

Police in Cleveland are looking for a man suspected or robbing patrons of the Hawk Bar.

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WKBN) – Police in Cleveland released photos of a man they believe to be involved in several aggravated robberies involving patrons of the Hawk Bar on Cleveland’s west side.

Investigators are seeking the public’s help in identifying the suspect.

The suspect is thought to be targeting patrons of the Hawk Bar at 11217 Detroit Avenue, possibly following victims from the club to rob them.

According to police, the suspect robbed a man on May 17 at an ATM and then stabbed him in his side. On May 24, the suspect robbed a male who is blind.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5’10” tall, with a slim build and a brown scruffy beard. The suspect was wearing a baseball hat in both incidents. He has identifiable tattoos on his right forearm and the side of his right hand.

Anyone able to identify this male is asked to call Det. Clark 216-623-2528, Det. Rodriguez 216-623-2533 or First District Detective Unit 216-623-5118.

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