Salisbury: Armed Robbery Wednesday Evening at Village Inn Pizza on Statesville Boulevard

Posted on September 1, 2016

RFP Staff

♦ Salisbury Police sources report an armed robbery took place Wednesday at 11:15 p.m. at Village Inn Pizza on 2138 Statesville Boulevard.  A robber armed with a handgun demanded that employees take him and two other robbers to a safe to obtain cash.  The employees complied.  It was reported that the Village Inn Pizza safe was damaged during the robbery. Thankfully no one was injured even though one of the employees was struck in the head prior to the robbers leaving the restaurant.  The safe’s damage was estimated at $500.00.

At this time no arrests were made or a suspect named.

The three robbers were described as Black males whose faces were covered with bandanas. All three were reported as being of medium height and build.

Citizens having any knowledge about this crime are urged to call the Salisbury Police at 704-638-5333. If you fear retribution, want to remain anonymous and possibly collect an award of up to $1,000, information can be submitted 24/7 via the web: or by calling the Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.

**This article will be updated as soon as more information arrives.**

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