Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

January 28, 2013

Little Caesar’s Pizza hit by armed robber

Staff Writer

AVON — Avon Police Department officers responded to an armed robbery at Little Caesar’s Pizza, 10976 E. U.S. 36, shortly after 11 p.m. Saturday.

Witnesses described the suspect as being a black man between 5’6” and 5’7” tall and weighing about 145 pounds. At the time of the robbery, he was wearing black or navy blue overalls, brown and black work boots, black gloves, a black ski mask, and a tan parka with a fur-lined hood. He was also wearing a black backpack.

Police say the suspect displayed a handgun and used an expandable baton to break the surveillance monitors. He then tied up the employees and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Still shots of the suspect from a surveillance recording system have been placed on the Avon Crime Tips Facebook page.

Anyone with information regarding the case is asked to call the APD investigations division at 272-4485.