On Thursday, January 12, 2012 at approximately 6:08 pm, a lone male entered the Pulp Smoothie store on Bucholzer Bd. in Cuyahoga Falls, brandished a gun, demanded money, and then fled the store with an undetermined amount of cash.
A witness followed the suspect, and stated the gunman went into an apartment on Howe Ave. Cuyahoga Falls Police Units responded to that location, and d...etermined there was a male, and female in the apartment. Negotiators were able to get the woman out of the apartment; the male refused to exit, and prior to cutting off contact with officers, made several threats of harming himself and/or officers.
At approximately 10:20 pm, the Cuyahoga Falls Police Swat Team would make entry into the apartment taking the subject into custody. It was determined the subject needed immediate medical attention and he was subsequently transported to a local hospital for treatment.
The Cuyahoga Falls Police Detective Bureau is continuing the investigation of this Aggravated Robbery, and anyone with information is asked to contact them at: 330-971-8334.
After being taken into custody by the Cuyahoga Falls Police SWAT team in reference to the Aggravated Robbery of the Pulp Smoothie store on Bucholzer Bd. in Cuyahoga Falls the suspect was identified as Bradley W. Rogers. Rogers was transported to an area hospital for self-inflicted injuries to his arms. Warrants for his arrest have been issued and he will be arrested after release from the hospital.
Bradley W. Rogers
1015 Howe Ave #21
Cuyahoga Falls OH 44221
Aggravated Robbery 2911.01 Felony 1
Sergeant James J. Singleton
Cuyahoga Falls Police