Front Royal restaurant robbery investigated

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a suspect who robbed an assistant store manager at 4:35 a.m. Monday at the IHOP restaurant at 135 Crooked Run Plaza in Front Royal.

Sheriff Daniel T. McEathron stated in a news release that the suspect is a tall, slim male who was dressed in dark clothing at the time of the robbery.

The suspect, who was wearing a mask when he entered the restaurant, assaulted the assistant manager, took an undetermined amount of money and left the scene, McEathron said.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact Lt. Gordon Foster of the Warren County Sheriff’s Office at 635-7100.