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North Tampa Burger King armed robber hid in men's room

TAMPA — Police are looking for a man who robbed a Burger King at gunpoint Wednesday night.

Police said the Burger King manager at 9211 N Florida Ave was preparing to close for the night at about 9 p.m. when she opened the men's room door and a man with a bandana over his face pointed a handgun at her, police said.

He demanded money from the safe and registers, police said, and left on foot.

Police described the man as black, 20 to 25 years old, about 5 feet 6, 140 to 160 pounds, wearing faded blue jeans, a gray hoodie and light-colored knit gloves.

Police ask anyone with information to call them at (813) 231-6130 or Crime Stoppers at 1(800) 873-TIPS.

North Tampa Burger King armed robber hid in men's room 12/30/10 [Last modified: Thursday, December 30, 2010 3:25pm]
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