Police: La Mesa Subway shop robbed by 2 men; search on for culprits
Incident at at 8142 La Mesa Blvd.
Last Updated: 56 days ago
LA MESA - La Mesa police say they are searching for two young men who robbed a Subway sandwich shop at gunpoint Thursday night.
The robbery at 8142 La Mesa Blvd. was reported about 8 p.m., according to La Mesa police.
One of the robbers pointed a small caliber handgun at an employee while the other robber collected the money and placed it in a blue backpack, police said in a statement. The exact loss was not disclosed.
The robbers were last seen running away southbound on Nebo Drive.
Police described the gunman as black, 17 to 19 years old and around 5 feet 3, with a thin build. He wore a long-sleeved black turtleneck shirt that was pulled over his head, police said.
His accomplice was described as white, 17 to 19 years old and around 5 feet 7, with a thin build. He wore a gray sweatshirt and a concealed his face with a blue bandana, police said.
Anyone with information about the robbery was asked to call La Mesa police at 619-667-1400.
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