Elderly man robbed at gunpoint by masked man while making ATM transaction in Kent

KENT, Ohio - Kent police are searching for a suspect following an armed robbery at an ATM.

The suspect approached an elderly man who was using an ATM shortly before 7 p.m. on Oct. 13 in the 100 block of North Water Street in Kent. He was wearing a Halloween-type mask over his face and armed with a handgun.

The man demanded money from the victim before fleeing northbound on foot on North Water Street. He left with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic or light-skinned black man about 5 feet 10 inches tall with a thin build. He was wearing a light-colored jacket with a black hoodie, black pants, red hat and black tennis shoes.

Anyone with information can contact the Kent Police Department at 330-673-7732 or leave a tip at KentPD.org .

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