Paso Robles police seek suspect in armed robbery

July 21, 2022


Paso Robles police are looking for the man who robbed the Carl’s Jr. on Black Oak Drive at gunpoint on Thursday morning.

At about 6:30 a.m., the robber entered the restaurant armed with a small, black semi-automatic style handgun. He then ordered the two employees into a freezer, where he instructed them to stay for 10 minutes.

The robber took an undisclosed amount of cash.

Police describe the suspect as an Hispanic male, of medium build and approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall. He was wearing a grey sweater, black pants, a black mask, and carrying a blue backpack.

Investigators are asking anyone with information about the incident to call the Paso Robles Police Department at (805) 237-6464.

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Unfortunate that in an era of high-resolution video, Carl’s Jr has such poor-quality cameras. Out of town visitor needed spending money for the Mid-State Fair?

I can’t imagine that Carl’s at dawn has much cash on hand….robber is a dumbass