Greencastle Pizza Hut robbed by armed gunman Sunday afternoon

Staff Writer
Echo Pilot

An armed robber is being sought by Greencastle police following an incident Sunday afternoon at Pizza Hut on South Antrim Way.

Police said the man robbed the cashier at the 152 S. Antrim Way restaurant after displaying a handgun around 1:30 p.m. May 29. He left on foot and was tracked by the K-9 unit. Police said the search did not yield the suspect. They report that physical evidence was recovered at the scene of the armed robbery and they are continuing the investigation.

Police described the gunman as a white male in his early 20s, six feet tall and of slender build. He had short brown hair.

Anyone with information on the crime is urged to contact police at 597-2161.