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Police investigating robbery at Colorado Springs Popeyes restaurant

Posted at 4:37 AM, Nov 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-29 06:51:53-05

COLORADO SPRINGS – Springs Police said a man fired shots inside a Popeyes restaurant during a robbery Wednesday night.

Police tell News 5 it happened around 9 p.m. Wednesday at the Popeyes location near Pikes Peak and Academy Boulevard. The suspect, described as a white man in his 30s, was wearing a bandana over his face and wore dark clothes with a patch in his shoulder.

Police said he fired one shot into the ceiling before taking the money and running away.

Anyone who has information about the robbery should call Colorado Springs Police at 719-444-7000.