Mint Hill Police responded to the McDonalds located at 9150 Lawyers Road in Mint Hill Wednesday at 9:40 am in reference to an armed robbery. Officers arrived on the scene and interviewed the witness who was employed by McDonalds and working the drive thru window. The witness stated that a white male driving a white in color pickup truck came through the drive thru and displayed a black handgun. The white male demanded that the witness open the drawer. The witness backed away from the window and the suspect drove off.
The suspect is described as being middle aged, wearing camouflage and a green toboggan with dark sunglasses. The suspect had reddish brown facial hair. The vehicle he was driving was a two door pickup truck, similar to a Chevrolet Colorado basic model. Anyone who was in the area of McDonalds at the time of the robbery is encouraged to contact Det. Garmon at 704-545-1085.