Public Safety

Cedar Rapids Subway robbed at gunpoint

Subway at 555 Gateway Pl. SW, Cedar Rapids (Google Street View image)
Subway at 555 Gateway Pl. SW, Cedar Rapids (Google Street View image)

A Subway in southwest Cedar Rapids was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday night.

At 8 p.m., police were called to 555 Gateway Place SW, where Subway employees reported the store was just robbed at gunpoint, according to a news release from the Cedar Rapids Police Department.

The suspect, who fled the store on foot with cash, was described as a male in his late 30s, armed with a handgun.

Cedar Rapids police officers and a K-9 unit from the Linn County Sheriff’s Office searched the area but the suspect was not found.

No arrests have been made and no injuries were reported. The investigation is ongoing.

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