CHICAGO (CBS) — Two men held up a Bridgeport diner early Friday, taking the cash register, and shooting a security guard.
Shortly after 3 a.m., two masked men walked into Kevin’s Hamburger Heaven, a 24-hour diner at the corner of Pershing Road and Wallace Street, and announced a robbery.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Building Heat
Most employees and customers ran to a bathroom and hid, but a security guard at the restaurant began struggling with one of the robbers, who shot the guard in the buttocks.
The robbers then stole the cash register, before driving away.READ MORE: Bronzeville Woman Pays Plumber To Fix Sewage Backup, Only To Find Out It Was On City Property
The security guard was taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County, where he was listed in good condition.
The diner reopened a few hours after the robbery. Workers replaced the stolen cash register with another one.MORE NEWS: With Rash Of Carjackings In West Rogers Park, Lincoln Square, Apple AirTag Presented As Item That Could Help
No one was in custody as of Friday morning.