AKRON -- A man wearing a black ski mask and a bright yellow rain suit robbed a First Merit Bank on Monday afternoon at gunpoint.
Akron Police say the suspect walked inside the bank in the 1600 block of Merriman Road around 3:30 p.m. and demanded money from the teller before firing a shot in the wall behind the counter.
The teller gave the suspect an unknown amount of money.
The suspect, who was also wearing a yellow reflective vest with "visitor" on the back, fled the scene.
He was reportedly armed with a black semi-automatic pistol.
Anybody with information is asked to contact the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490.
You can see multiple images of the robbery by clicking through the photos at the top of this page.