Sandwich makers robbed by man holding machete


Subway restaurant on College Avenue

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

SAN DIEGO – Subway sandwich employees were confronted and robbed by a man with a machete Sunday, police said.

The robbery was reported at 4 p.m. Saturday at 4641 College Avenue, said San Diego police Officer Robert Heims.

The suspect walked into the Subway with a machete in his hand and demanded money from the employees, Heims said.

“They put an unknown amount of money in a camouflage backpack he was wearing,” Heims said.

The suspect fled southbound on College Avenue in a silver, newer-model Infiniti G35, he said.

The suspect was described as black, age 20-30, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 190 pounds, wearing a black ski mask, red hoodie, black jeans and white gloves, carrying a camouflage backpack, Heims said.

Most Popular Stories

Latest News

More News