Around noon Monday Akron Police report an employee of Advanced America, in the 1600 block of West Market Street, was robbed in the parking lot. The employee reported she was walking to her car with the bank deposit when the suspect confronted her. The suspect grabbed the bag containing an unreported amount of cash. After a brief struggle, the robber fled with the bank bag through the parking lot and was last seen running across the street. The employee was not injured.
The suspect is a black male, 18 – 22 years old, 5’0” – 5’07”, 140 lbs., wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans. He was last seen getting into a four-door, silver car, possibly a Chevrolet Impala, driven by a woman.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Akron Police.