Armed customer defends restaurant against robbers

HOUSTON

It happened at the Denny's in the 11900 block of East Freeway at Federal Rd.

A witness told us one or two suspects entered the restaurant, brandishing guns and demanding money.

A tow truck driver in the restaurant also happened to have a gun.

According to the witness, the tow truck driver pulled his gun on the suspects and a shootout ensued.

No one was injured. The suspect or suspects fled, but they left without any money.

Additional information was not immediately available.

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