AKRON, OH ― Three gunmen fled a self-serve carwash when a 79-year-old man started dialing 9-1-1, The Beacon Journal reported.

The Dec. 19 story said the gunmen approached the elderly man along with his 72-year-old wife and ordered them to get on the ground of the self-serve carwash.

The man then started to call 9-1-1 and the three men fled on foot.

Robbery victim struggles with gunman at carwash

The incident took place around 10 p.m. on Tuesday night.

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