Police are looking for two people who robbed the Burger Boy in Red Deer at gunpoint.

Police look for Burger Boy armed bandits

Police are looking for two suspects who robbed Burger Boy at gunpoint on Tuesday.

Police are looking for two suspects who robbed Burger Boy at gunpoint on Tuesday.

Police were called to the restaurant at 6005 54 Ave. in Riverside Meadows shortly after 7:30 p.m.

Police say two men wearing face coverings entered from the south doors and one brandished a handgun as they demanded cash.

The suspects fled on foot carrying the plastic cash tray from the till. They were last seen heading eastbound on 60 Street. No one was injured. Police are now searching for the two men.

One suspect carrying the handgun is described as Caucasian between 1.7 metres (5-foot-1o) and 1.83 metres (6 feet) tall with a slender build, and between 68 kgs (150 pounds) and 79 kgs (175 pounds). He is approximately 25-years-old and wearing a black and grey or green plaid jacket, a blue touque, dark pants and black shoes with a black bandana over his face.

The second suspect is described as Caucasian, between 1.7 metres (5-foot-1o) and 1.83 metres (6 feet), slender build, between 68 kgs (150 pounds) and 79 kgs (175 pounds). He was wearing a black hoody, black jacket, blue jeans that were rolled up, white sneakers with black bottoms and black fingerless gloves

The investigation is ongoing.

Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to contact the Red Deer RCMP at 403-343-5575. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or report it online at www.tipsubmit.com.

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