Two armed men, wearing purple masks over their faces, robbed the Nu-Way at 5572 Bloomfield Road early Monday, police said.
The men came into the restaurant, jumped over the counter and took the cash drawer out of the cash register, a Macon police news release stated. A customer was struck in the face with a handgun by one of the robbers, who took the customer’s wallet and keys to a company truck, the release stated.
Another customer was also robbed of a wallet before the suspects fled in the stolen truck, the release stated.
The truck and the cash drawer were recovered nearby by police, the release stated. The customer who was struck declined being taken to the hospital by ambulance and was driven in another vehicle.
Anyone with information about the 7:35 a.m. robbery is asked to call Macon police at (478) 751-7500, or CrimeStoppers at 1-877-68-CRIME.