CUYAHOGA FALLS — Police say they are investigating a robbery at a Main Street store in which an unidentified female got away with about $150 in cash late Wednesday night.
Police say the female entered Cirilla’s, 1251 Main Street, at 11:55 p.m. and threatened an employee with bodily harm if she did not hand over the cash in the register.
"The suspect threatened to kill the employee," said Police Lt. Gary Merton.
The employee complied and the female left. The employee was unharmed and no weapon was seen, said police. Merton said the employee and suspect were the only ones in the store at the time.
The female wore a while jacket and black pants. Merton said no additional description is available.
According to Cirilla’s website, Cirilla’s sells adult merchandise and that particular store closes at midnight.
Police say they are working on some leads in the investigation. Merton said no additional information is being released at this time. Anyone with information can call the Confidential Cuyahoga Falls Crime Fighter Tip Line at 330-971-TIPS (8477) or the Cuyahoga Falls police detective bureau at 330-971-8334.
Reporter Jeff Saunders can be reached at 330-541-9431, firstname.lastname@example.org or @JeffSaunders_RP.