PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police are searching for two suspects who robbed a pizzeria at gunpoint in the Juniata Park section of the city.READ MORE: Investigation Underway After Rabid Dog Imported From Middle East Ends Up In Chester County
The robbery took place at Paradise Pizza on the 1300 block of East Lycoming Street on Sunday, just after midnight.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Restaurant & Lodging Association Launches Vaccination Initiative Targeting Hospitality Workers
Police say one of the suspects struck a male employee in the head and took $200 from him. Police say the other suspect then went behind the counter and demanded money from the register.
After a female employee gave them the money, the suspects ran out of the front of the store, towards Hunting Park Avenue to O Street.MORE NEWS: Police: 17-Year-Old Shot In Head, Killed In Southwest Philadelphia
If you have any information about this incident, call police at 215-686-3243/3244.