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Metro looking for suspect in May restaurant armed robbery

Las Vegas police are seeking the public’s help to find a man who robbed a downtown restaurant in May.

On May 16, an armed man wearing a mask entered a restauraunt in the 1900 block of East Charleston Avenue, and robbed the employees at gunpoint. No one was injured during the robbery.

Surveillance cameras outside the restaurant captured images of the light green two-door Ford Mustang the man used to flee the scene. The car has a large dent in the right front passenger door.

Police are searching for the car and a black man in his 20s or 30s with a skinny build, between 5 feet 10 inches and 6 feet tall. At the time of the robbery, the man was wearing eyeglasses and all black clothing.

Anyone with information can contact Metro’s robbery section at 702-828-3591, or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 to remain anonymous.

Contact Max Michor at mmichor@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0381. Find @MaxMichor on Twitter.

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