The police are looking for a man who robbed Papa Johns on Wooster Road North in Barberton at about 8 p.m., Dec. 12. Officers were told the man came in wearing a hoodie and a mask, waving a kitchen knife. The man fled on foot toward Romig Avenue with an undisclosed amount of cash. A Copley K9 team was not successful in tracking the suspect.
The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 6 feet tall, 20-25 years old and dressed in all black clothing.
Initial reports had the suspect leaving without getting any money. Witnesses told police the man was unable to open the store’s safe and took money from the register.