Robbery reported at Lake Stevens restaurant

LAKE STEVENS — Police in Lake Stevens are investigating an armed robbery that occurred Saturday evening at a Frontier Village restaurant.

A man allegedly entered the restaurant, pointed a gun and demanded cash shortly before 8 p.m., according to police reports.

When the employee hesitated, he fired two shots into a nearby partition, police said. No one was injured.

The suspect is described as a black man in his late teens or early 20s. He is about 5-foot-6 and has a thin build. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and black pants.

The suspect was last seen headed toward a nearby Target store. A police dog could not locate the suspect.

Detectives ask anyone with information about the robbery to call 425-334-9537.

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