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Armed suspect robs Subway sandwich shop in Chico

Published On: Jan 02 2014 12:12:05 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 02 2014 10:44:50 PM CST
CHICO, Calif. -

Chico Police are looking for a man who robbed the Subway sandwich shop near Chico State University.

The robbery was reported at 8:41 a.m. Thursday at the Subway at 1000 W. Sacramento Avenue.

Police said a man armed with a handgun entered the Subway Sandwich store displayed the gun to the female employee and demanded money from the register.

He was last seen leaving toward the rear of the store.  Police searched West Sacramento Avenue but failed to locate the suspect.

The suspect is described as a man with a dark complexion, 5'8", medium build, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, dark pants and a cloth covering his face.

If you have information, or saw the suspect in the area call Chico Police at (530) 895-4911