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Akron police look for man accused of shooting family dog during robbery

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Posted at 11:59 AM, Apr 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-07 11:59:23-04

Akron police are looking for a man who shot a family dog during a robbery in January. 

Emmanuel Brown, 24, is wanted on charges of aggravated burglary, aggravated robbery, abduction and animal cruelty. His last known address is on Callis Oval in Akron. 

On Jan. 5, Brown and another man allegedly entered an unlocked door of a home on Davis Street. 

Brown and the other man confronted one of the residents and threatened to kill her before shooting the family's dog, police say. They then ransacked the home, taking $300 from a table before running off. 

Brown should be considered armed and dangerous. He is described as being 6-foot, 3-inches tall, weighing 220 pounds. 

Anyone with information on Emmanuel Brown’s whereabouts is encouraged to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at (330) 375-2490; the U.S. Marshals Service at 1-866-4-WANTED;or the Summit County Crimestoppers, Inc. at (330) 434-COPS. You can also text TIPSCO with your tips to 274637 (Crimes). Callers can remain anonymous. Callers can remain anonymous.