Pizza stolen in Salisbury armed robbery; suspect sought

A robbery remains under investigation after police say a man stole a pizza from a delivery driver at gunpoint, in Salisbury.

The Salisbury Police Department says on Thursday, around 11:30 PM, officers responded to the 100 block of Union Avenue for a reported armed robbery of a Pizza Hut delivery driver. Police say Pizza Hut, in the 1200 block of Mt. Herman Road, received a telephone order for a food delivery in which the suspect requested the food be delivered to a residence within the 100 block of Union Avenue. 

According to the report, the 58-year-old man arrived in the area and exited his vehicle when he made contact with the suspect. Officers say the suspect displayed a black handgun and pointed it at the victim,  demanding the food and cash from the victim. The suspect made off with the pizza and cash.

The victim was apparently able to get back into his vehicle and call the police. There were no injuries as a result of this incident. 

According to Salisbury PD, the suspect is described as a black male, 18 to 22 years old, standing 5' 06" tall, weighing 150 lbs., thin build, dark skin, wearing a black jacket with a hood, black hat and a black face mask. 

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the Salisbury Police Department Criminal Investigation Division 410-548-3113 or Crime Solvers 410-5481776.    

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