AKRON -- A masked man who was trying to rob a beauty shop at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday found himself fleeing the scene empty-handed.
According to Akron Police, the suspect walked into Park Hill Fashions in the 900 block of East Wilbeth, pulled out a handgun and demanded money.
When a barber form a neighboring business saw what was happening, he pulled out his own gun and confronted the suspect.
The masked men then left the scene on foot.
Anybody with information connected to the suspect is asked to contact the Akron Police Department.