The Bloomington Police Department is looking for information in regards to an armed robbery that occurred over the weekend at a local restaurant.

According to a BPD police report, at approximately 9:20 p.m. Nov. 23, officers were dispatched to Pizza Ranch at 1211 Holiday Drive on reports of an armed robbery.

It was reported that a male entered the restaurant with a firearm, demanded money and fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash, the report stated.

The suspect was described as a black male, wearing black clothing and a ski-mask.

The investigation is still ongoing. No arrests have been made at this time and no injuries were reported during the incident.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact BPD Detective Jared Roth or McLean County Crime Stoppers.

GRACE BARBIC is the News Editor for The Vidette. She can be contacted at mgbarbi@ilstu.edu. Follow her on Twitter at @gracebarbic


IF YOU SUPPORT THE VIDETTE MISSION of providing a training laboratory for Illinois State University student journalists to learn and sharpen viable, valuable and marketable skills in all phases of print and digital media, please consider contributing to this most important cause. Thank you.

(0) entries

Sign the guestbook.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.