By Angela Gemmill

A robbery suspect used a unique weapon to threaten staff at a business on Lorne Street.

According to Greater Sudbury Police, around 10:45pm Monday night, a man carrying a pick-axe demanded money from the Subway Restaurant.

He fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The man had a greyish beard, was average height and build and wore black clothing.

Anyone with information should call police or Crime Stoppers.