A gunman robbed an Akron barbershop owner Monday morning, police said.
The 66-year-old owner of Nick’s Barber Shop at 405 E. South St. said the gunman came inside the shop at about 11 a.m. and demanded money.
The bandit took about $75 and fled, according to reports. The barber was not injured.
Police say the robber was a black male in his late teens. He wore sunglasses, black cargo pants, a black stocking cap and a hooded sweatshirt with a flame design.
Anyone with information is asked to call Akron police at 330-375-2490. Anonymous tips may be left via the Internet at http://akronohio.gov/asp/tip.html