Police: Slow service leads to gun threat at Albany McDonald's

May 21, 2018 04:22 PM

ALBANY - Police say a woman threatened a McDonald's worker with a gun because she didn't get her food fast enough.

It happened at 391 Central Avenue Saturday evening.

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A worker tells police the woman first went inside and yelled at employees. She then allegedly backed her dark sedan up to the drive-thru window and pointed the gun. She left without any food.

The suspect is described as a black female about 27 years old, 5 feet 8 inches tall and 130 pounds. She was last seen wearing a gray sweatshirt and dark pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call Albany Police at (518) 462-8039. You can also submit an anonymous tip to Capital Region Crime Stoppers.

Albany police say the woman was angry because she wasn't getting her food fast enough.

Posted by WNYT NewsChannel 13 on Monday, May 21, 2018


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