Crime

Drive-through gunman robs Bradenton Burger King

MANATEE -- A gunman late Tuesday climbed through the drive-in window of a local Burger King restaurant and stole a cash drawer, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

About 9:45 p.m., the suspect drove up to the window of the Burger King at 5224 15th St. E., displayed a gun and demanded a female employee "give me the money," according to the sheriff's office.

The man "then climbed through the window into the store, removed the cash drawer, exited back through the window into his vehicle and fled the scene," a news release states.

No shots were fired and no one was hurt during the robbery.

Anyone with information about the robbery can call Crime Stoppers at (866) 634-8477.

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