July 24, 2009

Police seek drive-through bandit

Police in Dallas said they are searching for a man who robbed three fast food restaurants from their drive-through windows.

Investigators said the robber, described as in his late 20s or early 30s, hit a McDonald's, a Whataburger and a Wendy's Thursday morning, The Dallas Morning News reported Friday.

The man, who was driving a maroon Ford Expedition, placed orders at each of the restaurants then brandished a gun at the food pickup windows and demanded money, police said.

The man was described as about 5-foot-6 with a beard, mustache and tattoos on both arms.