Armed robber hits Perrysburg cash advance

An Advance America Cash Advance on Fremont Pike in Perrysburg Township was robbed Friday.

Police say the suspect entered the store at 2:45 p.m. Friday and pulled a black ski mask over his face while taking a hand gun out of his pocket. He fled the store with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a white male in his mid-30s with reddish-blond hair and facial hair. He is approximately 5 TM10 TM TM and weighs between 175 to 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, white tennis shoes and a blue sweatshirt turned inside out.

He was seen fleeing the store in a red over blue sports car. The car was missing a spoiler, but had rods on the trunk for one.

If anyone has more information, call the Perrysburg Township Police Department at 419-874-3551, contact Wood County Crime Stoppers at (419)352-0077 or 1-800-54-CRIME or visit

A cash reward of up to $1,000 is available for information that leads to the arrest or conviction of those responsible. Tips can remain anonymous.

---Victoria Bouttavong