Police: McDonald’s robbed

By Katherine Wartell

Riley County officers reported that a man armed with a pistol robbed McDonald’s in Westloop late Wednesday evening, stealing an undetermined amount of money. Officials said no one was hurt.

The robbery took place at approximately 11:42 p.m. Sgt. Erin Freidline said the suspect was dressed in all black and wore a hoodie and black ski mask. He is approximately 6-feet tall, dark-skinned and has a thin mustache and thin build, she said.

The suspect, holding a black pistol, ordered the night manager into an office and took an undetermined amount of coins and currency, Freidline said.

Officials said the man fled northbound from the restaurant.

Anyone with information is asked to call Det. Ryan Runyan at 785-537-2112, ext. 2465. Anonymous tips may be left with the Manhattan/Riley County Crime Stoppers at 785-539-7777 or 1-800-222-8477 or you can leave tips on their website at www.manhattanrileycountycrimestoppers.com.

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