Albany police investigate armed robbery at House of You

Albany police investigate armed robbery at House of You
Officers were dispatched to a call of a reported armed robbery at the House of You restaurant in Albany.

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - The Albany Police Department (APD) is investigating an armed robbery that happened Tuesday night at the House of You restaurant on the 1500 block of North Slappey Blvd.

According to police, officers were dispatched to an armed robbery around 9:15 p.m.

Police said that the male robber hit a man inside the restaurant in the mouth with a gun.

The victims told police the suspect came in the restaurant through the back door. The suspect also pointed a gun at the employees and customers then demanded money, according to APD.

The suspect took an unknown amount of cash from the restaurant, according to police. The suspect left the scene in a black Ford Explorer, APD said.

Police are still on the hunt for the suspect.

The suspect was described as a slender, black male wearing black clothing and ski mask.

If you have any information, you’re asked to call Albany Area CrimeSTOPPERS at (229) 436- TIPS.

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