Update: Akron Police Have No Leads on Identity of Public Pooper


  • Screenshot, Akron Beacon Journal

Update: Akron Police have zero leads on the identity of the public pooper who has hit a total of 19 vehicles, according to the Akron Beacon Journal, who say the poop trail has officially gone cold.

Folks with any information whatsoever are still asked to contact the Akron PD at the number listed below.

Originally posted on March 11, 2015 at 3:56 p.m. 

Have you seen this man?

He was recently caught on film emptying his bowels on a parked car in Akron between 5:30 and 6:30 a.m., and is suspected of pooping on 18 other vehicles in the area. 

Anyone with information is kindly asked to call the Akron Police Department at 330.375.2552.


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