Pleasant Hill Police are investigating a robbery that occurred just after 10:30 on Saturday night outside the Black Angus restaurant on N. Main St.
The following information is from the Pleasant Hill Police Dept.:
SUSPECT(S): Suspect #1 – Black male adult, in his 20’s, thin build, wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt and dark jeans. Suspect #2 – Black male adult, in his 20’s, thin build, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and dark jeans.
VEHICLE(S): None Reported
BRIEF STATEMENT OF INCIDENT: On the above date and time Pleasant Hill Police Officers responded to a robbery that had just occurred at the Black Angus Restaurant. The suspects were gone upon the officers arrival and were not located after a search of the area.
It was determined that the suspects approached the two restaurant employees while they were standing outside the entry doors to the business. One of the suspects grabbed a purse that the female employee was holding and a struggle for the purse ensued. The female employee was knocked to the ground and both suspects ran off with the purse. The male employee attempted to intervene and follow the suspects, but one of them brandished a handgun at him. The suspects were last seen running away from the business towards Oak Park Bl.
Any witnesses to the incident or anyone with information is asked to contact the Pleasant Hill Police Department Investigations Division at 925-288-4630.