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Robbers fire shot while fleeing Popeyes near 13th, Hillside

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, at 11:21 a.m.

Robbers ordered about eight people to the floor in a Popeyes restaurant and fired one shot outside as they were fleeing from the rear of the business, Wichita police said Tuesday.

Police Capt. Brent Allred gave this account: About 7:57 p.m. Monday, two robbers came into the Popeyes in the 1300 block of North Hillside, ordered about eight people to the floor and took cash. As they fled through the rear of the business, they fired a shot outside and left in a vehicle going south on Holyoke.

No one was injured.

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