Two suspects connected to an aggravated burglary/aggravated robbery in Akron remain at large.
The incident occurred around 9 a.m. on Thursday morning in the 200 block of Noble Avenue. The victim said she was in her bedroom speaking on the phone when she heard a loud noise downstairs near her kitchen. She then noticed two black males, armed with handguns in her bedroom.
The suspects threatened harm to the victim if she said anything and proceeded to take her cellphone, purse and a television before fleeing. The victim's daughter, who was on the phone with her, called the police.
The victim was not injured and fled to a neighbor's house. With the help of a K9, her property was tracked to a vacant house on Noble Avenue. All of her stolen belongings were recovered except cash from her purse.
The suspects are described as two black males, 17 – 25 years old. The first suspect is dark complexioned, 5’07” – 5’10”, 150 – 175 lbs., and was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and gray sweatpants. The second is 5’04” – 5’06”, 140 lbs., and was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is encouraged to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490; or 330-375-2Tip, or the Summit County Crimestoppers Inc. at 330-434-COPS. You can also text TIPSCO with your tips to 274637 (Crimes). Callers can remain anonymous.