CPD: Suspect tries to rob McDonald’s drive-thru | Crime
The Columbia Police Department is investigating an attempted armed robbery at a local fast food restaurant drive-thru.
The report said on Wednesday around 9:30 p.m. an unknown suspect ordered a beverage at the drive-thru of McDonald’s located at 434 Gervais Street.
When the suspect got to the window, an employee observed him wearing a mask and yellow gloves.
Police say that’s when the suspect pulled out a gun and stated “give me the money or I’ll shoot you.”
The employee turned to get the money from the register when another employee walked up and asked what was going on. That’s when the suspect drove off in an unknown direction.
If you have any information about this crime, you are urged to contact Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.