Odessa Police Searching for Armed Robber
You can help Odessa police catch who robbed the Bush’s Chicken in the 2700 block of North Andrews Highway Wednesday night.
Around 9:30PM, an employee tells police that he was cleaning the floor in the back of the restaurant when a man came in and pointed a gun at him and demanded money. The employee started arguing with the robber and that’s when another employee walked into the room to see what was going on.
To prove that the gun was real, the robber is said to have racked a round from the gun. The employees began approaching him as the robber was backing away. According to the employees, the robber fired a shot towards them, hitting the door.
The robber then took off.
A third employee tells police that he had walked around the back of the restaurant when the robber pointed a gun at him and demanded money. The employee told him no and walked inside.
Thankfully, no one was injured.
The robber is described as around 18 years old, about 5’11” and was wearing a black mask, black long sleeve shirt and dark pants with black gloves.
If you have any information that could help in this investigation, call the Odessa Police Department at 432-333-3641 or Odessa Crime Stoppers at 432-333-TIPS.