A man implying
possession of a handgun robbed the Subway restaurant at 1659 U.S. Highway 30
in Valparaiso on Sunday, Valparaiso Police are reporting.
police, at 4:50 p.m. a man wearing latex gloves and carrying “an item
wrapped in a plastic bag” entered the Subway and demanded money, advising
the clerk that “he would shoot him if he did not comply.” The suspect was
given an undetermined amount of cash, then fled the store, heading
The suspect was
described as a white male, 5’ 10’’ in height and 150 pounds in weight,
wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt and a yellow colored mask.
Police said that
the investigation is ongoing and that detectives are working to determine if
Sunday’s incident is connected to any other robberies in the region.