Omaha, Nebraska – Omaha police are currently investigating a robbery that took place at a local Papa John’s restaurant. The incident occurred late Saturday night and has raised alarm in the community.
According to the Omaha Police Department (OPD), they received a call at 11:20 p.m. about a robbery at Papa John’s located on 46th Street, near Saddle Creek Road. An employee of the restaurant provided a harrowing account of the event, stating that a suspect had entered the store and brandished a handgun. The robber then demanded money, managing to escape with an undetermined amount of cash. The suspect left the scene on foot, leaving the employees in a state of shock and fear.
The suspect is described as a Black male. At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a pink hooded sweatshirt, brown pants, boots, and a black face covering. This description has been circulated in hopes that members of the public might provide valuable information.
Call for Community Assistance
The Omaha Police Department is diligently working on the case, and the investigation remains ongoing. They are appealing to the public for help. Anyone who might have information related to this incident is encouraged to come forward. Omaha Crime Stoppers is accepting anonymous tips at the phone number (402) 444-STOP.