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Armed robbery under investigation in Monroe County

It happened Sunday night at China III restaurant in Barrett Township.

MONROE COUNTY, Pa. — An armed robbery is under investigation in Monroe County.

Police say a man held up the China III restaurant just before 10 Sunday night in Barrett Township near Cresco.

Witnesses told police a man came in, armed with a handgun, and demanded money.

Employees gave the robber some cash from the register and he fled on foot.

Pocono Mountain Regional Police are investigating.