Police Search for Suspect in McDonald's Armed Robbery

By AMY HUDAK | ahudak@whag.com

Published 10/24 2013 04:33AM

Updated 10/25 2013 05:46PM

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Md. - Hagerstown Police are searching for a man who they say robbed a local McDonald's at gunpoint. 

Officers say it happened at the McDonald's on Dual Highway just after 11  p.m. Wednesday night.

Witnesses told police a man armed with a semi-automatic handgun entered the store and demanded money from a cashier.

Police say the man was able to leave the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. A canine search was conducted, but the suspect has yet to be found. 

The robber is described as a black man, wearing a red fabric face mask, with a green t-shirt and jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Hagerstown Police Department at (301)-790-3700. 

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