Two young men allegedly robbed a downtown burger restaurant early Monday morning, police said.
The pair allegedly smashed the glass door of a Burger King, located at 3242 E. 11th St., entered the store and brandished a semi-automatic pistol, according to Tulsa Police Sgt. David Brice.
An employee ran out when the glass door was smashed at around 5:40 am The suspects reportedly confronted the other employee, asking him to open the safe. She couldn’t, according to the police.
“They then asked for ‘the money’,” Brice said in a statement. “(The employee) pointed to boxes of money in the office.”
The two suspects searched the crates and fled through the back door, according to Brice.
A suspect is described as being 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing around 170 pounds and wearing a gray hoodie, blue jeans and a white mask, according to Brice. The other suspect is described as a black male, similar in build to the first suspect, wearing a black hoodie, gray pants and armed with a pistol. Both may be in their twenties.
Anyone with information can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 918-596-COPS (2677), online at p3tips.com/918, or through the Tulsa Tips app, which can be downloaded from the Google Play or iTunes stores.
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