Robber fires shot at store manager - - Jackson, MS

Robber fires shot at store manager

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A robber opened fire on a fast food store manager striking an occupied vehicle as he fled the scene.

Jackson Police Officer Colendula Green said Church's Fried Chicken at 3061 Terry Road was held up at gunpoint around 9:15 p.m. Saturday.

The restaurant manager told police that a man dressed in black wearing a white bandana over his face and white gloves entered the store.

He proceeded to jump the counter and demanded money.

The man then robbed a store employee before getting into a maroon Ford Contour.

According to police, as the gunman drove toward Treehaven Drive he fired one shot at the manager.

That bullet struck a vehicle with two people inside it.

No one was injured.

Investigators are reviewing surveillance video in hopes of tracking down the armed robber.

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