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Suspect asks for job application; then robs Akron business

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Akron Police investigate robbery at Karen's Hallmark Store (Source: WOIO) Akron Police investigate robbery at Karen's Hallmark Store (Source: WOIO)
AKRON, OH (WOIO) -

Officers say a suspect robbed Karen's Hallmark Store, after asking for a job application.

It happened around 6:00 p.m. Tuesday at 2420 Wedgewood Drive.

The clerk tells police as she was getting the application, he told her he had a gun and demanded money.  

The clerk handed the suspect an unreported amount of cash and the suspect fled east bound from the store.  No gun was actually seen.

The suspect is bald, unshaven, wearing camouflage shorts and a blue/green t-shirt.  

He had a skull tattoo on his right forearm and letters tattooed on his knuckles.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Akron Police.

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