UPDATE: Falls Police, FBI Investigating U.S. Bank Robbery

The Cuyahoga Falls Police Detective Bureau and the Akron FBI are searching for a man who robbed a U.S. Bank located within the Graham Road Giant Eagle.

Updated 7.26.12 at 3:54 p.m.

Cuyahoga Falls police detectives and agents from the Akron FBI office are on the hunt for a man who robbed the

On July 20 at 3:41 p.m., the robber walked into the supermarket, approached the only bank teller on duty and demanded all the cash from her drawer, according to a Falls police report.

During the robbery, there were no threats made and "no weapons seen or implied," the report stated.

Once he received the money, he fled from the store in an unknown direction.

The man is described as roughly 35 years old, possibly Middle Eastern descent, 5' 8" tall with a thin build.

Anyone with information regarding the robbery is asked to call the Cuyahoga Falls Detectives Bureau at 330-971-8334 or the Akron FBI Office at 330-535-6156.

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John Deike July 26, 2012 at 03:53 AM
Understandable. Good to hear he didn't have a weapon. Thanks for contributing!
Tim Mullender July 26, 2012 at 08:42 PM
If all he did was walk up to the counter, ask for money and he was given money, is that really robbery? If I walked up to you on the street and said "give me a dollar" and you did, that isn't robbery. I know banks have rules but you would think the guy would need a weapon or make a threat to be just handed money. PS- This is my bank woot woot lol.
Kay McIntosh July 26, 2012 at 11:35 PM
Umm Tim, yes it's a robbery. If someone is demanding money that isn't theirs and intimidates the victim, that is robbery. Don't be stupid.
John Deike July 27, 2012 at 06:55 PM
The last comment was deleted for violating Patch's Terms of Use. http://cuyahogafalls.patch.com/terms
Kay McIntosh July 29, 2012 at 10:52 PM
Ooo now I'm curious what that comment was lol


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