Armed Suspect Robs Restaurant, Forces Employees into Freezer

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ROCKLIN —

Friday night around 9:47 p.m. an armed suspect forced his way into a Rocklin eatery forcing the employees to give him money before placing them in the freezer.

The incident happened on the 2100 block of Sunset Blvd at Don Quixote’s Mexican Grill.

By the time the Rocklin PD arrived the suspect fled the scene.

The victim’s said the suspect, armed with a handgun, approached one of the workers when he opened the door after hours.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5-foot-8-inches, wearing a white mask, white sweatshirt and blue gloves.