Restaurant Employees Tied Up and Robbed

September 27, 2011 Updated Sep 27, 2011 at 8:25 AM EDT

By WKBW News

...
September 27, 2011 Updated Sep 27, 2011 at 8:25 AM EDT

Blasdell, N.Y. (WKBW) - Town of Hamburg Police were on the scene overnight and into the early morning after employees at the Outback Restaurant in Blasdell were tied up and robbed.

It all happened just before 11p.m. at the restaurant on McKinley Parkway. Employees who were inside when this went down said they were closing the restaurant when the suspect entered. He was allegedly armed with a gun and tied up several employees.

Police are not saying how much cash was taken from the restaurant but according to employees the manager was also robbed. His car was stolen from the parking lot after the suspect left the restaurant.

The good news is that nobody got hurt. Channel 7 has been in contact with the Town of Hamburg Police and will have much more information about the incident throughout the morning.