Armed Robbery at Northside Restaurant

An employee says he was taking out the trash when a man with a knife approached him and demanded money.
Evansville police are investigating an armed robbery at a restaurant on the city's north side.

Officers responded to the Long John Silvers on North First Avenue shortly after 11:00 Saturday night.

An employee says he was taking out the trash when a man demanded money and started to stab him with a knife.
   
Police say he managed to use a trash can as a shield.

Employees inside the store say a woman came into the restaurant, grabbed the deposit bag and cash from the registers, then took off.
So far no arrests have been made.

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