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Armed men rob Clayton restaurant

Posted June 28, 2008 12:16 a.m. EDT
Updated June 28, 2008 9:29 a.m. EDT

— The Wake County Sheriff's Office has asked for the public's help in finding three men who committed an armed robbery at a Clayton restaurant on Friday.

Three men robbed Las Carolinas Grocery and Grill, 4905 Guy Road, around 7:30 p.m. Two of the men carried guns, deputies said.

Witnesses said them left in a white, pick-up truck, heading west on U.S. Highway 70 towards Garner. The pick-up truck was an older model, possibly a Chevrolet, and had regular cab and long bed.

The first robber was described as dark-haired Hispanic man, with a slim build, standing 5 feet 8 inches or 5 feet 9 inches tall. He wore a dark-colored hat and a checkered shirt.

The second robber was described as a 5-foot-4-inch tall Hispanic man, with curly, black hair and a medium build. He had large, dark-pigmented areas on his face. He wore shirt and shorts.

The was described as approximately 30-year-old Hispanic man standing 5 feet 6 inches tall, with an average build. He wore dark sunglasses and a multicolored, burgundy Polo shirt.

Anyone with any information should contact the Wake County Sheriff's Office at 919-856-6800 or 919-856-6911.