Police searching for armed suspect in Donatos Pizza robbery

Donatos Pizza robbery suspect. (Columbus Division of Police)

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The Columbus Division of Police need help to identify an armed suspect that robbed a Donatos Pizza.

On Monday, just before 10 p.m., the suspect went inside the Donatos Pizza in the 2900 block of Noe Bixby Road.

He was greeted at the counter by an employee when the suspect pulled out a handgun, chambered a round and demanded cash, according to investigators. The employee screamed for a co-worker in the back of the restaurant causing the suspect to leave.

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Police describe the suspect as a white male, 5'7, skinny and in his late 20's. He was wearing a red hoodie, red shoes had a black backpack and was carrying a black and silver semi-automatic handgun.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Columbus Police at 614-645-4665.