Popeyes Robbed Friday Night By Lone Gunman

A fast food restaurant was held up late Friday night.

Greenville police say the Popeyes Chicken on South Memorial Drive was robbed around 11:45 p.m. Friday night.

Two employees were at the restaurant when a lone gunman came in through the back door as the trash was being taken out. Police say the gunman was armed with a shotgun and demanded money.

No one was hurt and police say they continue to search for the robber who was described as a black man wearing sunglasses and between 5'6" and 5'7" tall.


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