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Denny's employees, customer forced into cooler during Eustis robbery, police say

Manager forced at gunpoint to open safe

Three people hold a person at gunpoint at the Eustis Denny's on Feb. 8.
Three people hold a person at gunpoint at the Eustis Denny's on Feb. 8. (Eustis police)

EUSTIS, Fla. – Eustis police are searching for three people who they said robbed a Denny’s restaurant at gunpoint early Monday morning.

Three people entered Denny’s at 16150 U.S. Hwy. 41 at 1:10 a.m. armed with handguns, police said.

The robbers, dressed in dark clothing, masks and gloves, forced employees and one customer into the cooler while a manager was forced to open the safe.

Police did not say how much was stolen from the safe.

No one was injured during the robbery.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Crimeline at 1-800-423-Tips (8477) or Eustis police at 352-357-4121.

Watch video surveillance of the robbery below.