Akron Police suspect the same man who robbed a Metro PCS in the city the morning of November 6th, robbed the Laundry Time laundromat two days later, on the 8th.
The Metro PCS store was in the 600 Block of North Main Street and the laundromat was just a few blocks over in the 900 block.
At about 11:30 a.m. on the 6th, the suspect, described as a black male, between 18 and 25 years old, walked into the cellphone store and acted as if he had a gun in his sweatshirt pocket. He walked out with cash from the register.
In similar fashion, what is believed to be the same suspect walked into the Laundry Time laundromat at about 9:45 p.m. on November 8th. He also had his hand in his pocket, making it seem that he had a gun, and demanded the clerk empty the register.
Anyone with any information on the either robbery or on the suspect is asked to call Akron Police.