Tulsa Whataburger Employees Robbed At Gunpoint


Saturday, November 5th 2011, 8:37 am
By: Dee Duren


TULSA, Oklahoma -- A Tulsa fast food restaurant was robbed at gunpoint overnight Saturday. Tulsa Police say two men robbed the Whataburger at 60th and South Sheridan Road at about 3 a.m.

The men entered through the back door that police believe was unlocked. One man had a handgun, the other was armed with a rifle. The men ordered employees to lie down on the floor.

One of the men took the manager to the safe and forced him to unlock it. The suspects took an undisclosed amount of cash from the safe and ran out the back door.

No customers were in the store at the time of the armed robbery. No injuries were reported.

Police described the robbers as black males in their 20s. They were wearing hoodies, and their faces covered. There was no vehicle description.