PALATKA, Fla. -- Two people were robbed at gunpoint early Friday morning.

Deputies say around 4 a.m. an unidentified suspect robbed a Krystal restaurant on State Road 19.

The suspect threatened two employees with a handgun and locked them in a cooler, according to the Patatka Police Department.

The employees managed to trip the alarm and get out the cooler unharmed.

The suspect fled with undisclosed amount of cash.

Investigators are hoping to get surveillance video to help find suspect.

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