WILSON & PITT COUNTIES - Police said they have arrested a man who tried to rob two McDonald's restaurants while he was at the drive-thru windows.
Jason Scott Chrismon, 39, of Washington, was arrested and jailed in Wilson, police said Friday afternoon.
According to investigators, Chrismon pulled up to the drive-thru window of a McDonald's in Wilson Thursday and tried to rob the restaurant. He was arrested shortly after by Wilson Police.
Before the attempted robbery in Wilson, Chrismon tried the same thing at a McDonald's in Pitt County-- the one on Cooperative Way in Farmville, police said.
Chrismon pulled up to the drive-thru window and paid for his order at about 5:25 p.m. Thursday, said investigators. While the clerk was counting bills, the suspect told her to give him the money from the cash drawer, claiming he had a gun, said police.
The clerk ran from the window and Chrismon drove off, police said. No one was hurt and no money was stolen.
Police said they are looking for a man who tried to rob a McDonald's restaurant while at the drive-thru window.
It happened at the McDonald's on Cooperative Way in Farmville at about 5:25 p.m. Thursday.
According to Farmville Police, a man, described as a white male in his 30s with short brown hair, pulled up to the drive-thru window and paid for his order. While the clerk was counting bills, the man told her to give him the money from the cash drawer, claiming he had a gun, said investigators.
The clerk ran from the window and the man drove off, police said. His car is described as a late 1990s or early 2000s Chevrolet S-10 extended-cab pickup truck. The vehicle had a silver tool box in the back (CLICK HERE to view a photo of the suspect's vehicle).
No employees were injured in the attempted robbery, and the man did not get away with any money, police said.
Anyone with information on the identity or whereabouts of the suspect is asked to call Farmville Police at 252-753-4111.
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