Pizza restaurant employee held at gunpoint, forced to drive robbers

OCEANSIDE, Calif.-- A 'Killer Pizza From Mars' employee was taken hostage after the restaurant was robbed by two armed men, according to scanner traffic.

The armed  robbery happened just after midnight in the 3700 Block of Mission Avenue.Police scanners say one suspect had a gun and the other suspect had a knife.

'Killer Pizza From Mars' is located across the street from the Oceanside Police Department. One parking lot security officer said the shopping area has had a lot of recent criminal activity,

After the robbery, the employee was forced to drive the suspects seven miles to Bonsall with a gun pointed at his head.

Police collected evidence at the scene and do not have a suspect description at this time.

No one was hurt in the incident.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Oceanside police.

We will update this story as more information becomes available.