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3 workers tied up during armed robbery at Chesterfield restaurant

Posted at 10:48 AM, Jun 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-14 10:48:32-04

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- An investigation is underway after police said two men tied up three workers during an armed robbery at a restaurant in Chesterfield County Saturday night.

Officers were called to Mr. Pepe's restaurant in the 10900 block of Hull Street Road around 11:05 p.m. after police said two men armed with guns and knives walked into the closed restaurant and found three workers in the kitchen.

"After tying up the employees, the suspects then entered various areas within the building and fled the restaurant with an undisclosed amount of cash," Lt. Justin Aronson with Chesterfield Police said.

Police described the suspects as Hispanic males and were last seen fleeing the area in a white sedan.

"One suspect was approximately 20-30 years of age, last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and blue medical mask," Aronson said. "The second suspect was also between 20-30 years of age, wearing khaki shorts."

No one was injured, police said.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.