Suspects accused of takeover-style robbery at Tulsa Taco Bueno.

TULSA, Okla. — Quick facts:

  • Someone reportedly took over a Taco Bueno and stole money from the safe and register.
  • Police said the suspects ran from the scene.
  • Police are investigating.

Tulsa police are investigating after a reported takeover-style robbery at a local Taco Bueno.

Police say it happened near 31st and Sheridan just after 11 p.m. Sunday night.

The lobby was closed, but police say two thieves targeted an employee outside on a smoke break to let them in.

Once inside, police say the two men, covered from head to toe in black, took over the restaurant.

Detectives say the suspects put one employee on his knees and forced the other employee to the safe at gun and knife-point.

They reportedly cleaned out the safe and register and ran.

One of the victims said it was terrifying when she had a gun to her head and knife to her back.


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