Danville Police Investigating Pizza Hut Robbery

Update: 11:45 p.m.

Danville Police are investigating the robbery of a Pizza Hut Restaurant Friday night.

Around 10:30 P.M. Friday, Danville Police went to a robbery call at Pizza Hut on 691 West Main Street. Investigators say a Pizza Hut employee told them two men entered the store and one suspect showed a handgun and demanded money.

One suspect is described as a light-skinned black man, 5'8", medium build wearing a dark colored hoodie or coat, black jeans, with a red bandanna covering his face carrying a large silver revolver. The other suspect was a dark-skinned black male, 5' 10", medium build wearing a black hoodie or coat, black jeans, with a light colored piece of cloth covering his face.

Police say the worker gave the men an undisclosed amount of cash. The men ran out of the restaurant in an unknown direction of travel.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Danville Crimestoppers at (434) 793-0000, or via our crime tips line on your computer at Information given will remain confidential. Citizens who contact Crimestoppers by telephone may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.00.


Danville, VA - Danville Police are on the scene of an armed robbery Friday night. Police say around 10:00 p.m. the Pizza Hut on West Main Street was robbed. Officers say they are looking for two suspects in the robbery. The men ran out with an unknown amount of money. No word on any injuries in the crime. We will have more details as they become available.