Zaxby’s restaurant workers robbed in parking lot an hour before opening

Warner Robins police are investigating an armed robbery at a fast food restaurant Monday morning.

Zaxby’s employees were robbed just before 9:30 a.m. in the parking lot of the restaurant at 861 Warren Drive off of Ga. 96, not too far from Houston Lake Road, according to a Warner Robins police news release.

The restaurant opens at 10:30 a.m., according to its online profile.

An undisclosed amount of money was taken, the news release stated, but it was not clear whether it was the workers’ personal cash or store receipts.

Warner Robins police spokeswoman Jennifer Parson said no one was hurt and no detailed description of the robber was immediately available other than he or she was wearing dark clothing.

Police also declined to specify what type of weapon was used in the robbery.

Anyone with information is urged to call detective Tyler DelGiorno at 478-302-5380 or phone anonymous tips to Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 877-68-CRIME.