N.J. truck driver shot in pizza restaurant

July 24, 2008 7:51:02 AM PDT
Authorities say a New Jersey truck driver is in serious condition after being shot in the back during a robbery at a southeastern Pennsylvania pizza restaurant.

State police say 48-year-old Louis Lucibello, of Fair Lawn, N.J., was shot about 9:20 p.m. Wednesday inside Mancino's Restaurant in the village of Mount Aetna.

Police say three men - one with a shotgun and another with a handgun - approached a restaurant employee and demanded money.

Police say Lucibello, who was at a booth by the front door, tried to move from his seat and was shot in the back by the man with the handgun.

Police say the robbers took $900 and fled on foot.

Lucibello was taken to Hershey Medical Center.

Police searched the area but made no arrests.

Information from: Reading Eagle, http://www.readingeagle.com/