ST. CHARLES, Ill. (STMW) – Two suspects are being sought for the armed robbery of a man early Saturday in a restaurant parking lot in west suburban St. Charles.

Two males approached an employee in the parking lot of Rookies restaurant, located at 1545 W. Main St., at 1:54 a.m., according to a release from St. Charles police.

The employee was attempting to enter his vehicle after the close of business when suspect with a pistol demanded money and his car keys, the release said. The second suspect struck the employee in the face with his fist.

The two suspects were wearing dark clothing and their faces were concealed, the release said. They were last seen running southeast through the parking lot.

St. Charles police are investigating.

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