Must-See Video: Robbery Victims Fight Back

4:37 PM, Oct 4, 2012   |    comments
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ATLANTA (WXIA) -- Police are searching for a man who robbed a Pizza Hut on Campbellton Road last month.

According to Atlanta Police Officer John Chafee, a man walked into a southwest Atlanta Pizza Hut and pretended he was ordering a pizza. He then jumped over the counter and declared "This is a robbery."

But if you think you know what happened next, guess again.

The female cashier told police, once she realized the man didn't have a gun, she turned around and hit him. The video shows the woman overpowering the robber and later, another female employee emerges from the kitchen and joins the attack, hitting the man with a broom.

"We would want citizens to use caution in a situation like that," Chafee said. "It's best to be a good witness, get a good description of the suspect and provide that to the police.

"We would caution against getting involved. It's very fortunate someone was not seriously injured in this."

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