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Akron barbershop robbed at gunpoint

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AKRON, OH (WOIO) -

An Akron barbershop was robbed at gunpoint on Tuesday morning.

It happened shortly after 10 a.m. at the All City Barbershop on Pioneer Street. 

The business owner reported that after he opened the shop, a man walked in and started a conversation. The man then pulled out a handgun and demanded money and the owner's cell phone. The owner handed the suspect $300 in cash and his cell phone. The suspect fled on foot.

The suspect is a black man, 5'11" - 6'0", 170 lbs. He had a small goatee and was wearing a hooded sweatshirt and dark pants.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Akron Police at 330-375-2181.

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