NOLA Beans, a Lakeview coffee shop, was robbed by an armed man Friday night, according to a preliminary New Orleans police report.

The incident occurred around 9 p.m. in the 700 block of Harrison Avenue.

NOPD said an armed man entered through the back door, demanded the employee to take him to the safe; the employee complied, and the subject fled in the scene.

NOLA Beans confirmed the incident via Facebook with this post:

Crime sucks!Lakeview will win---We appreciate all of the texts, messages, calls, etc. We are open today (Saturday)...

Posted by Nola Beans on Saturday, February 13, 2016

No other details were available.