Armed robbery at KFC

A masked gunman held up the KFC restaurant on Shedden Road in downtown George Town Friday night.

Police said the holdup happened around 9 p.m. when a man, wearing a cloth over his face, entered the fast food restaurant, brandishing a firearm. He stole a quantity of cash.

During the robbery, several employees and customers were present, police said, but no one was injured and no shots were fired.

The robber fled the location with the cash before police arrived.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call the George Town Police Station at 949-4222.

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