Restaurant robbed at gunpoint: SPD investigating

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) – Shreveport Police are investigating an armed robbery reported at a restaurant in the 3000 blk of Youree Drive just before closing time Saturday night. 

India's Restaurant owner Srinivasan Naidu says a man wearing all black with a light-colored cloth covering his face came in around 9:20 p.m. and pointed to the register.  Naidu says the slim-built man had a gun, and never said a word before he reached into the register and snatched a handful of cash before fleeing.

Naidu tells KSLA News 12 that besides his wife Ramanai, there were no other witnesses or customers present.

The man is described as being around 6'1" with a slim build and a medium complexion.  Anyone with information can call Shreveport-Caddo Crime Stoppers at 673-7373. 

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