Ferguson Township police are investigating two thefts.
Owners of Westside Stadium reported to police that someone forcibly entered the restaurant during the early morning hours Saturday and took a register drawer and a safe from the building. Both contained cash, police said.
In a separate incident Monday, officers responded to a call about a robbery in the Champs Bar and Grill parking lot that reportedly occurred about 4 a.m.
An employee at the restaurant told police that he was leaving the restaurant when a man hit him in the head with a “black, blunt object that appeared” to be a gun, pushed him against his vehicle and tied him up, police said. The alleged perpetrator then took money from the employee’s wallet and his cell phone before fleeing.
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The man got loose after a few minutes, drove home and called police. He declined medical attention.
The alleged perpetrator is described as being 5 feet 8 inches tall, about 150 pounds and wearing a red and white bandanna.
Anyone with information regarding either incident is asked to call Ferguson Township police at 237-1172.