MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Foley police are seeking the public’s help locating a female suspect after an attempted robbery incident at a McDonald’s Wednesday evening.
According to police, officers responded at 7:20 p.m. to the report of an attempted robbery at McDonald’s in Foley.READ MORE: Missing Person: You Houa Thao
Police say a woman had earlier entered the McDonald’s and asked to speak with the manager. When she talked with him, she then advised him to empty out the safe for her. The manager, however, refused and offered her food or drinks instead.
During the incident, the woman threatened to kill everyone in the store multiple times. She did not display or make any movements that suggested she had a firearm.READ MORE: WCCO Saturday Night Interview: Mike Kojonen Talks Finances For Mother's Day
Before she left, the woman allegedly joked about it and said she was a reporter. She then left on foot. It’s believed she may have left in a white car that was in the area.
When officers arrived, they could not locate the woman.
The suspect is described as a woman in her mid-30s, 5-foot-5 with curly hair. She was wearing blue jeans, a purple sweatshirt with a pink shirt underneath and sunglasses.MORE NEWS: Brother Fatally Shoots Sister Inside Chanhassen Home
Foley police, who believe the public is not in danger, is asking for help identifying the suspect. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 320-968-0800 or Benton County Dispatch at 320-968-7201.