Columbus police investigating armed robbery at Zaxby’s on Auburn Ave.

Columbus police investigating armed robbery at Zaxby’s on Auburn Ave.

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus police are investigating an armed robbery at a restaurant Thursday night.

The robbery happened and Zaxby’s on Auburn Avenue.

According to police, the suspect entered the restaurant with a gun and demanded money. The suspect fled in a vehicle with an undisclosed amount of money.

Police say the vehicle the suspect was driving may have crashed on Marion Street. Police say a red Ford Explorer may have been the getaway vehcile. The Explorer was also reported stolen.

No injuries have been reported.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to contac the Columbus Police Department Robbery/Assault Unut at 706-653-3400.

(Source: Matthew Clegg)

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