Frozen-yogurt shop robbed at gunpoint

POSTED: 10:47 AM PST Feb 24, 2013    UPDATED: 03:37 PM PST Feb 25, 2013 

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department is looking for the suspect who robbed a frozen-yogurt shop at gunpoint in Carpinteria.

The robbery happened at The Yo Yum Yum Shop in the 1000 block of Casitas Pass Road just before 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Authorities say the suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt. He pulled out a gun and demanded money from the cash register. He took off and was seen getting into a silver SUV parked on Carpinteria Street.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Sheriff's Office at  805-861-4100.

The Yo Yum Yum Shop, 1000 Casitas Pass Rd, Carpinteria, CA 93013-2109