Opelika police investigating armed robbery in Cracker Barrel parking lot

Opelika police investigating armed robbery in Cracker Barrel parking lot
Vehicle involved in Opelika armed robbery (Source: OPD)

OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) - Police in Opelika are investigating after a group of individuals say they were robbed in the parking lot of a Cracker Barrel.

The victims reported to police that they were standing outside the Fox Run Ave. restaurant at approximately 9:00 p.m. on Apr. 22 when they were approached by a suspect with a firearm.

The suspect reportedly demanded money and personal items from the individuals as the group was standing in a parking lot on the side of the building.

He then fled the scene on foot.

Victims described the suspect as being approximately 5′7″ and 150 pounds and was last seen wearing a black cap and all black clothing.

No injuries were sustained in this case.

Anyone with information in this case is asked to call OPD’s Detective Division at (334) 705-5220.

Opelika police release sketch of armed robbery suspect.
Opelika police release sketch of armed robbery suspect. (Source: OPD)

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