Police are investigating a robbery Oct. 10, where a victim’s purse was taken at knifepoint.
Police say a person brandishing a knife approached a 16-year-old girl around 4 p.m. at the Barberton Save A Lot store and demanded her purse; the girl was shopping with a parent at the time.
The suspect fled on foot and the purse was found discarded a few blocks away. No one was injured in the robbery.
Police are releasing no further information right now as the investigation is ongoing.
The Herald will publish updates details as they become available.