Two arrested, accused of beating and robbing man in metro restaurant bathroom
OKLAHOMA CITY (KOKH) —
Police say two men were arrested after beating and robbing a man in the restroom of a metro restaurant.
At 8:51 p.m. June 14 Oklahoma City Police Department reports show officers were called by an assault and robbery victim who stated they were following the suspects in the incident.
The suspects were eventually stopped and Cory Schneider, 22, and Justin Gentry, 32, were taken in to custody by an Oklahoma County Sheriff's deputy.
The victim told police they were at Golden Chick, 12320 N. MacArthur, eating. The man stated he observed the two suspects enter the bathroom and then followed behind them to use the restroom.
When the victim entered he was allegedly punched in the temple by Schneider. Gentry then exited a stall and the two men reportedly began kicking the victim. The victim's pants and underwear were pulled off and the suspects allegedly stole his wallet and ran out of the restaurant.
The victim was able to follow the suspects and led authorities to their arrest.
While police searched the suspect's vehicle they found a firearm. An Easter egg with a crystal-like substance inside was also found. Schneider was also allegedly found with 15 Oxycontin tablets.
Schneider faces complaints of robbery by force and possession of a controlled dangerous substance without a prescription.
Gentry was arrested for robbery by force, possession of a firearm in commission of a felony and possession of a CDS/meth.