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STRIP DISTRICT (KDKA) – Police are looking for two people who robbed a restaurant in the Strip district early Sunday morning.
Officers were sent to Pamela & # 39; s Diner on 21st Street for a report of an armed robbery 5 am
Police say the employee was putting his key in the door to open the business when Two suspects with hoods approached him. One of the suspects was armed.
"One of the managers got out of his car to work this morning, someone put a gun to his head, took him to the back, made him give up the money," said Pamela employee Daryl West & # 39; s Diner.
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Police say that the suspects tied the employee and fled the restaurant with an undisclosed amount of cash.
The employee did not suffer serious injuries.
"We never thought of the Strip as an insecure neighborhood, it's always been like a family and our staff is like a family," said Pamela & # 39; s Diner co-owner Gail Klingensmith.
Police initially believed there were three suspects in the robbery, but then determined there were only two.
An investigation is ongoing.