JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — Irondale police are investigating after two Jefferson County locations of Wings R King were robbed within hours of each other on Thursday, Dec. 15.
According to Irondale police Detective Michael Mangina, the first robbery happened around 9:40 p.m. at the Irondale location on Beacon Drive.
Mangina says two black men entered the restaurant wearing dark colored hoodies with handkerchiefs over the lower half of their faces. One was armed with a silver revolver and threatened the workers with it, asking for money. They fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of money in a light blue Nissan Altima.
At 11:20 p.m. that night, Mangina says suspects matching the same description robbed the Wings R King location on East Lake Boulevard.
No one was injured in either incident.
If you have any information about the robberies, please contact Irondale police at 205-956-5990. You can remain anonymous by calling Birmingham Metro Crime Stoppers at 254-7777.