Akron Police are looking for the suspects who robbed the Pizza Hut restaurant in the 1500 block of Copley Road around 11:30 Thursday night. The manager tells police the robber entered through the back door, put a gun to his head, and demanded he open the cash register and the safe. Employees were also forced to lay down on the floor The suspects fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Around 2 Friday morning officers were called to the intersection of Roselawn and McGowan Street where two men said they were robbed as they were walking down the street. The two robbers showed a weapon and demanded their money. The suspects then fled in a car with money from both victims. The robbers were described as black, with both wearing hoodies.
A homeowner in the 1100 block of Laurel Avenue in Akron told police someone fired shots into his house around 1am Friday morning. The 40-year old man said one of the shots entered the house. He was not injured. Detectives are looking for a suspect .