Man, woman rob E's Cafe at gunpoint

Man, woman rob E's Cafe at gunpoint

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memphis Police Department is investigating an armed robbery at a Midtown café.

Police said E's 24 Hour Café on Union Avenue was robbed around 1:30 Thursday morning.

Police said a man and a woman entered the restaurant with a handgun.

Employees noticed the woman looking behind the counter. When she was confronted, she told them she was looking for an earring, and then demanded they open the register.

The man then pointed the gun at two employees and several customers, all of which left.

The woman grabbed $300 in cash and the two suspects got away.

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