Armed Robbery at Wild Wings 'n' Things Restaurant

By: KKTV Email
By: KKTV Email

Police say two men were behind an armed robbery at a restaurant in Colorado Springs Wednesday night. The crime happened at the location on the 3300 block of N. Academy, near N. Carefree Circle.

Witnesses told cops that the men walked in to the Wild Wings 'n' Things just before 7 p.m. armed with a handgun and a shotgun. No gunshots were fired and no one was injured in the robbery, but the two suspects did get away with an unknown amount of money.

Police tell 11 News they think they had a getaway car parked nearby. No suspect description or vehicle description is available at this time.

If you were in the area and saw anything or know something about the robbery, you're asked to call Crime Stoppers in Colorado Springs at 634-STOP.

Stay with KKTV.com and KKTV 11 News for the latest on this investigation. We'll update this story as more details become available.


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  • by Steven Location: Colorado Springs on Jan 18, 2010 at 08:21 AM
    I think it is time for store owners to arm themselves and blow a few of these creeps away. Wingluvr said it right that this will drive prices up.
  • by booo on Jan 15, 2010 at 10:59 AM
    and who is "we"? you and your other crime buddies?
  • by booo on Jan 15, 2010 at 10:59 AM
    KKTV Viewer , you are a moron! I guess you dont mind all the crime that is being done in the city on a daily basis!! The Police do their jobs by catching these pathetic criminals but then they get let out and go about committing more crimes. If you are sympathetic to the criminals are you one of them?
  • by KKTV VIEWER on Jan 14, 2010 at 06:22 PM
    booo, we are sick and tired of your whining. if you want to do something about it, move to China or Russia yourself and let the great police officers do their job. what's that? you rob the place? turn yourself in and keep your comments to yourself.
  • by booo on Jan 14, 2010 at 06:54 AM
    sick of hearing about armed robberies. an end must come to these. I think there should be an over haul of the justice system, i.e. if and when the criminals are caught, their lives should be made so miserable (and no in prison most of these criminals continue their crimes or find ways to continue) and they get out with a slap on the wrist and do the same thing again. i think for such criminals who have no regard for anyone else or society and the community , catch them, convict them and send them to China or Russia. Since we import so much from China , we can export our criminals to them for free and they will make them work in their coal mines. Because I know in our country the criminals have more rights.
  • by wingluvr Location: colorado springs on Jan 13, 2010 at 09:59 PM
    Come on, really? Wild Wings? You just drove up the price of my favourite wings and traumatized some of my favourite people. For what, 50 bucks or less? No wonder you are a criminal YOU ARE AN IDIOT!!!!
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