Retail employee threatened with gun in armed robbery

ROCHESTER, N.Y (WHEC) — An employee of a Metro by T-Mobile was threatened with a gun and forced to lie on the floor during an armed robbery Sunday evening.

According to RPD, just after 4:30 pm., offices responded to 599 Chili Ave. where they learned a male suspect entered the store and pointed a gun at the female employee. He then forced her to lie on the ground.

Police say the suspect stole some cash, several mobile phones and then fled the store.

No injuries were reported. Anyone with information is asked to call 911.