February 09, 2016 13:25
On Tuesday February 9, 2016, at 12:30 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of an armed robbery at the Foster Gardens Tavern, located at 7855 Southeast Foster Road.
Officers arrived in the area and contacted employees who told police that the suspect entered the bar, armed with a handgun, and demanded money.
After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect left and was last seen walking northbound on Southeast 79th Avenue from Foster Road.
Several officers checked the neighborhood but did not locate anyone matching the suspect's description.
The suspect is described as a white male, taller than average, thin build, wearing dark clothing and armed with a handgun.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Poli