Riverdale police search for Subway robber

The Riverdale Police Department is seeking the public's help in finding a man who robbed a Subway sandwich shop.

The robbery occurred around 4 p.m. April 15 at the Subway on Ga. Highway 85, according to Riverdale Police Detective Linda Lash.

During the robbery a man entered the business displaying a silver handgun. He has been described as a black male in his early 20's with facial hair and short braids. He is around 6 feet tall and weighs around 220 to 230 pounds. The male has a distinct blue tattoo on his left forearm.

The suspect was wearing a short black shirt and long blue or black jogging pants with a white stripe down the sides. He had on a black and white hat displaying several major league teams.

Anyone having information on this suspect is to call the Riverdale Police Department's Criminal Investigation Division and speak to Lash at (770) 996-3382 ext. 121 or the Riverdale Police Tip Line by calling the same number above, then pressing 4 for the police department and 4 for the Tip Line.

- Staff reports