AKRON, Ohio (WOIO) – Akron police have confirmed that two women are wanted for robbing Dollar General after one of the suspects punched the employee attempting to arrest them on the ground, kicked him foot and dragged her by the hair.
Police said two women attempted to leave the store at 588 E. Exchange Street with a cart full of merchandise around 9:30 a.m. on February 21.
The store employee then attempted to arrest them, police said.
One suspect continued to exit the store with goods while the other suspect with the cart struggled with the salesperson, threw her to the ground and kicked her several times, police said.
Police say the suspect then grabbed the employee’s hair and dragged her a short distance before taking off in this pictured car which was being driven by a third person:
The first suspect was described by police as a female in her 20s, 5′8″-5′10″ tall, 130-140 pounds, who was wearing a pink North Face hoodie and black shorts.
According to the police, this first suspect assaulted the clerk.
The second suspect was described by police as a female approximately 45-55 years old, 5′8″-5′10″ tall, weighing 140-165 pounds, who was wearing a gray and black Ecko sweatshirt with a shirt violet below and tan. trousers.
Police described the car as a black or dark blue 2000-2004 Acura four-door sedan with a sunroof.
Akron police shared the surveillance photos of the suspect and the getaway car on the department’s Facebook page.
Call Det. Akron Police Department. B. Surblis if you recognize the suspects or have any information about this crime call 330-375-2463 and quote file number 22-021300.
You can also call the APD Tip line at 330-375-2TIP; or Summit County Crimestoppers, Inc. at 330-434-COPS (2677).
You can also text your tips to TIPSCO on 274637 (CRIMES).
Callers can remain anonymous.
Call 911 if you see the suspects but do not approach them.
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