Albany restaurant robbed at gunpoint

Armed robber hits southside Albany restaurant

ALBANY — Officials with the Albany Police Department have confirmed that the Subway sandwich shop at 912 S. Slappey Blvd. was robbed at gunpoint around 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

Restaurant employees described the suspect as a short black male wearing a leather jacket and cargo shorts who entered the store with a handgun and took an undetermined amount of money. Witnesses told police the suspect then left the restaurant in a silver car, traveling in an unknown direction.