Armed man steals cash from Popeyes
By Samie Gebers
Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Officials are still on the lookout for a suspect, armed with a handgun, who stole cash from Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Saturday night,

A white male, described to be in his 40s, came into Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen on Lyons Avenue in Newhall shortly before 7 p.m.

“He pointed a handgun at the cashier and several other patrons and stole cash from the cash register at the location,” Sgt. Brian Hudson with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station said.

Officers arrived on scene three minutes after the call went out at 6:55 p.m., but no suspect was arrested.

“He fled the scene on foot,” Hudson said.

No one was injured in the incident.

About the author

Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers is currently studying broadcast journalism at College of the Canyons. She reports on the weekends as well as produces video content during the week.

Armed man steals cash from Popeyes

Officials are still on the lookout for a suspect, armed with a handgun, who stole cash from Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Saturday night,

A white male, described to be in his 40s, came into Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen on Lyons Avenue in Newhall shortly before 7 p.m.

“He pointed a handgun at the cashier and several other patrons and stole cash from the cash register at the location,” Sgt. Brian Hudson with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station said.

Officers arrived on scene three minutes after the call went out at 6:55 p.m., but no suspect was arrested.

“He fled the scene on foot,” Hudson said.

No one was injured in the incident.

About the author

Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers is currently studying broadcast journalism at College of the Canyons. She reports on the weekends as well as produces video content during the week.