Employee robbed at gunpoint at Quartino restaurant in River North

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CHICAGO -- A near North Side restaurant was robbed at gunpoint overnight.

Around 11:45 p.m. Sunday, a man walked into tan unlocked side door of Quartino, located at 626 N State Street in River North, as a bartender counted the evening's receipts.

He pulled a gun, announced the robbery and got away with money.

The man made his getaway in a tan vehicle with a smashed grill and a driver's side window covered with tape.

Police say he got away with an undetermined amount of cash.

No one was injured. No one is in custody.

Surveillance pictures taken from an alley across the street from Quartino captured the suspect and his getaway vehicle.

(Photo: Surveillance picture of suspect and car)


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