Houston police released surveillance video of the incident Monday in hopes someone might recognize the suspect.
You can view the footage in the video player above.
Video shows the suspect entering Burger King on the 5000 block of East Crosstimbers around 7:20 p.m. Sunday, June 18
The man went to the counter and pretended to place an order. Instead, police said he showed a pistol from his waistband and demanded the money from the register.
He then handed employees a backpack and jumped over the counter, HPD said.
Video shows the suspect pointing the gun to a clerk’s head as he forced him to open the cash register.
After receiving the money, the suspect fled the restaurant on a bicycle, according to police.
He is described as black, wearing a white polo shirt with a black long-sleeved shirt underneath, light-colored trousers and a white cap.
Contact Crime Stoppers of Houston directly if you have information regarding this investigation. Information leading to the indictment and/or arrest of a crime suspect may result in a cash payment of up to $5,000. Tipsters must contact Crime Stoppers directly to remain anonymous and be considered for a cash payment by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), an online tip at www.crime-stoppers.org, or through the mobile app Submit by Crime Stoppers.
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