The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery at McDonald’s, 5554 Fruitville Road, Sarasota and attempting to identify the suspect in this case.
Employees called the sheriff’s office at 4:15 a.m., to report that a man wearing a black mask entered the business, pointed a pistol at them and ordered them to the back of the store. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene. No one was injured.
The suspect is described as a light skinned male, approximately 45-50 years old, 5’6” tall and last seen wearing a blue button-down dress shirt and blue jeans.
Anyone with information about the suspect or this crime is asked to call Criminal Investigations at 941-861-4900, Crime Stoppers at 941-366-TIPS (8477) or leave a tip online www.sarasotacrimestoppers.com.