VENICE (CBSLA) – Police are searching for two male suspects who robbed a Thai restaurant at gunpoint late Thursday night, sending employees scurrying to safety.

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Surveillance video of the robbery. (Ang News)

At around 10:30 p.m., the two suspects entered Wirin Thai, located at 238 Lincoln Boulevard.

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(Ang News)

At least one of the suspects was armed with a handgun, which he brandished at employees, several of whom ran into the back of the restaurant and locked themselves in a bathroom, Los Angeles police said.

The suspects stole a cash register which contained about $400, police disclosed. They fled in a silver-colored Nissan. They remain at large Friday.

There were no injuries in the incident.

Surveillance video of the robbery showed both suspects dressed in hooded-sweatshirts with their faces mostly covered. There were no immediate suspect descriptions.


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