Fast food restaurant hit by armed robbers

January 24, 2008 3:28:49 AM PST
Customers and employees of a McDonald's were told to get down on the ground by a man and woman who robbed the place overnight.It happened on Cullen and Reed in Houston's south side. The pair walked into the restaurant, put masks on and ran behind the counter. They took the cash out of the registers and got cash out of the safe.

Officers say one of them even fired a shot in the ceiling before the two made a getaway in an older model silver colored 4-door Buick.

Investigators are now checking out several security cameras, which may have caught pictures of the robbers.

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