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Granada Hills Taco Bell robbery caught on camera; suspect sought

A suspect wanted in a robbery at a Taco Bell restaurant in Granada Hills on July 31, 2013, is seen in this surveillance photo.

August 16, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
Los Angeles police say they need the public's help to locate a suspect who was caught on camera robbing a fast food restaurant in Granada Hills.

The male suspect entered the Taco Bell on the 11000 block of Woodley Avenue on July 31 and asked a worker for directions. Police say he gave the employee a note demanding money from the cash register and then displayed a gun in his waistband.

Surveillance video shows the worker handing over an undisclosed amount of cash and then the suspect taking off.

The suspect is described as a black man, between 30 and 35 years old, about 6 feet tall and weighing 190 to 200 pounds. Authorities say he should be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information about this case was asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.