FOREST CITY, NC (WSPA) – A McDonalds in Forest City was robbed at gunpoint after a man fired his gun into the glass to get into the restaurant.
According to Forest City Police, the suspect approached an employee in the parking lot of the McDonalds on Wells Drive and tried to force his way into the restaurant around 4:40am Friday.
Police say the employee was able to make it inside and lock the door before the suspect fired his weapon into the glass and made his way inside where he demanded money at gunpoint.
The suspect was described as a black man 5’10” to 6′ tall wearing a dark colored hoodie, dark colored pants, and dark colored boots.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Rutherford County Central Communications Center at 828-286-2911 or Crime Stoppers at 828-286-TIPS.