DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -- A restaurant employee was shot in the leg during a robbery Monday night.
DeKalb County Police said China Star in the 3500 block of Chamblee Tucker Road was robbed by a single gunman.
The suspect entered the restaurant and demanded money from the cash register. He then shot a male employee in the calf, grabbed cash and ran from the building.
The 57-year-old employee was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital with a moderate injury. He is expected to survive.
Witnesses described the suspect as a black man in his 20's, about 5 feet 9 inches tall, with a slim build and light complexion.
No arrests have been made. The robbery is under investigation.