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Jackson restaurant robbery

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A Jackson restaurant manager is recovering in after being hit in the head with a gun.  The man was attacked when two men reportedly entered the Popeye's Chicken at 4337 Robinson St., in Jackson shortly before 11 Wednesday night.

According to Jackson Police spokeswoman Colendula Green at least one of the men had a gun, fired one shot into the air and ordered employees and customers onto the floor. No one was hurt as a result of the gunfire, however police said the manager was pistol-whipped by one of the perpetrators.

The two men got away in a silver 2007 Toyota Camry.

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