Armed Robbery At Starbucks

By: Lauri Martin Email
By: Lauri Martin Email

Armed robbers are on the loose. They walked into a Starbuck’s off of Woodmen and Academy and demanded cash around 2:30 on Wednesday afternoon.

Colorado Springs Police say the 3 men walked in with guns and ordered everyone to hit the ground. Cops say one man ran into the back of the store and fired his gun at the ceiling. No one was hurt. The 3 men ran out with cash.

Witnesses say they were shocked that the Starbucks was robbed in broad daylight.

Police describe the suspects as 3 black males, wearing dark clothing. Police are looking at surveillance video to see if they can get a better description.

Armed robberies are a growing problem in the Springs. The city averages 2 a day.


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