INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Police are searching for a suspect after an east side fast food restaurant was robbed at gunpoint and the employees locked inside a freezer.
The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department reports the robbery occurred Nov. 4 at approximately 2:44 p.m. at the Dairy Queen located at 6245 E. Washington St.
Investigators report a man walked into the restaurant and asked to use the bathroom. They say the suspect then proceeded to walk up to the counter and pulled a small machine gun type weapon out of a black backpack.
The suspect told an employee to open the cash registers and hand him all of the money. The suspect then put all three employees inside the freezer.