Robber grabs cash bag at Genesee Avenue El Pollo Loco


Police are looking for two men who robbed the manager of El Pollo Loco as she was on her way to make a bank deposit Monday morning.

The incident occurred at 9:38 a.m. in the restaurant parking lot at 4330 Genesee Ave., according to a statement from police. “One of the males displayed a handgun in his waistband and took the two Wells Fargo Bank bags,” it states.

The pair, described as Hispanic males, 17 to 20 years old and about 5’6” tall were wearing dark glasses, gray hooded sweaters and light colored jeans.

One of the males was wearing a red and black baseball cap. Anyone with information call San Diego Police Department, Robbery Division at (619) 531-2299