Pizza Deliveryman Robbed At Knifepoint In Manhattan

By: RCPD Press Release
By: RCPD Press Release

MANHATTAN, Kan.-- The Riley County Police Department is searching for a man who robbed a pizza deliveryman in Manhattan. Officials say he held a knife as he demanded money and other merchandise.

On Friday, June 8th at 11:45 PM, an armed robbery of a Pizza Hut delivery driver took place at 1729 Ranser Road in Manhattan, near Mercy Regional Medical Center.

The deliveryman, 22-year-old Brian Johnson II, was attempting to make a delivery at that location when a white male approached him and demanded money and merchandise while holding a knife.

Johnson complied and the suspect left the area in a newer, white, four door passenger car.

An undisclosed amount of cash and merchandise was taken.

Johnson was not injured.

Anonymous tips can be left with the Manhattan/Riley County Crime stoppers at (785) 539-7777 or Toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477). Or you can visit their website for other options: .

631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email:
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