Man threatened women with knife on Main Street in Akron, police say

AKRON, Ohio - Akron police are looking for help finding a suspect from a robbery last week.

On July 11, at about 7:40 p.m. the suspect approached two women as they were getting into their car at a parking lot on Main Street in Akron, police said.

He then threatened the victims with a knife, stole one of the women's purses and fled the scene on foot.

The suspect is between 25 to 35 years old, 5 foot 7 to 5 foot 10, 150 to 175 pounds, wearing a camouflage ball cap and sunglasses.

Anyone with information should call Akron police at 330-375-2490.

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