Park City PD seeks armed man who stole expensive wine during Easter robbery

Posted at 4:07 PM, Mar 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-27 18:07:05-04
The suspect in a robbery at Flanagan's Restaurant and Pub in Park City on March 27. Image courtesy Park City PD.

The suspect in a robbery at Flanagan’s Restaurant and Pub in Park City on March 27. Image courtesy Park City PD.

PARK CITY, Utah — Park City Police Department is looking for a man who allegedly stole several expensive bottles of wine from a restaurant in Park City, and when an employee confronted the thief he threatened the employee with a revolver.

According to a press release from the Park City Police Department, officers responded to Flanagan’s Irish Pub & Restaurant, 438 Main Street, around 11:13 a.m. after a report of a robbery.

An employee reported they confronted the suspect in a basement storage room as he was loading bottles of expensive wine into a duffle bag. The suspect allegedly produced a revolver and threatened the victim before leaving out of a back door that opens onto Swede Alley.

Police responded within minutes of the 911 call, but they were not able to locate the suspect.

The man is described as being a Caucasian male who stands 5-feet, 8-inches tall and has a stocky build. He was wearing a dark green “Carhartt” style work jacket, black pants and black skate shoes. He had a tan ski mask covering the lower half of his face.

The man is pictured above. Anyone who sees the man or recognizes him is asked to call Park City Police Department. Dispatch can be reached at 435-615-5500. In an emergency, dial 911.