Barberton PD: Suspect robs Nick's Pizza with gun

Posted at 2:54 PM, Feb 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-27 15:04:35-05

An armed robbery suspect is at large after allegedly robbing a Nick’s Pizza in Barberton, police said.

Authorities responded to the pizza shop, located at 1163 Wooster Road West, at around 11:12 p.m. Sunday for a report of an armed robbery. Police learned the suspect entered the establishment, brandished a handgun and demanded money.

The suspect then fled the business with an unknown amount of cash, police said.

The suspect was described as:

  • White male
  • Approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall
  • 150-165 pounds
  • In his late 20s or early 30s
  • Wearing blue, checkered flannel short or coat, with a black hooded sweatshirt underneath the flannel with white strings
  • Wearing dark colored pants

Anyone with information about the incident and/or suspect is asked to call the Barberton Police Detective Bureau at 330-848-6703.