Several restaurant delivery truck drivers were robbed in Grand Crossing this month, after attempting to deliver food to their assailants, according to a police alert issued Wednesday afternoon.
In each incident, police officials said, two men ordered food from local restaurants, to be delivered in the vicinity of the 7400 block of South Paxton Avenue. When the delivery truck drivers arrived, the men showed the drivers a handgun and told them they were being robbed. But officials said the gun wasn't the same in each incident. In one instance, the weapon displayed was a silver pistol; in another instance, the weapon displayed was a blue steel revolver.