Jan 23, 2023

Armed robbery: Suspect took $570 from restaurant cash register

Posted Jan 23, 2023 3:15 PM

RILEY COUNTY—Law enforcement authorities are investigating an armed robbery in Manhattan.

Just after 10p.m. Friday, officers filed a report for aggravated robbery at a restaurant in the 1000 block of N. 3rd Street in Manhattan, according to the Riley County Police Department activity report.

An individual armed with a handgun entered the restaurant while four employees were present and stole approximately $570 cash from the registers before fleeing the area. No injuries were reported. 

Anyone with information can contact RCPD or the Manhattan Riley County Crime Stoppers. Using the Crime Stoppers service can allow you to remain anonymous and could qualify you for a cash reward of up to $1,000.