April 18, 2014

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Grafton armed robbers still at large

GRAFTON TWP – Two suspects in an armed robbery at an Internet café are still at large.

The robbery happened at 11:50 p.m. at the Treasure Island Internet Café when witnesses told police that two men entered the business in jeans and dark sweatshirts and one was carrying a handgun.

The men stole $1,500 from the register and more than a hundred dollars from one of the two customers in the café at the time, witnesses told police.

The men then forced the two customers into the bathroom and closed the door, said Lorain County Sherriff’s Lt. Donald Barker, adding that he did not think the men locked the door behind the customers.

The two men left shortly after the incident though police don’t know if they left on foot or in a car.

Witnesses said the men were both black, between 5-feet-10-inches and 6-feet tall and looked to be around the ages of 25 to 30.

Contact Anna Merriman at 329-7245 or amerriman@chroniclet.com.

  • Arietta Sullivan

    that description won’t help,just the color of the skin&age was all that was noticed?

  • Margie Klinect

    Anna Merriman better start learning about the area she writes about, even yet
    learn Lorain County townships

    This cafe is located in EATON TWP.

    • Kaytee Hughes

      Yes it is Eaton Township, but it’s still considered Grafton. I live in Eaton and our mail is addressed to GRAFTON not Eaton.. Just saying..

  • Mike wowk

    Well color height and age are a pretty good start. And in Eaton or Grafton just that little bit of info really narrows the search