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Female Pizza Hut delivery driver punched, robbed by two men near University of Akron

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Posted at 9:38 AM, Sep 27, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-27 09:38:43-04

Akron police are searching for two men who punched and robbed a female Pizza Hut delivery driver Sunday evening.

Around 11 p.m., police responded to the 500 block of Brown Street near the University of Akron's campus for reports of a robbery.

The 27-year-old victim told police she was a Pizza Hut delivery driver who was delivering pizza to a residence on Brown Street.

Two suspects approached her from around the back of the house, according to the police report.

They punched her before taking her money. The suspects are described as being between the ages of 18-24, both wearing hoodies.

The victim said she saw the suspects flee in the eastbound direction on Brown Street.