Sunset Beach police investigate armed robbery at Hardee's

Sunset Beach police investigate armed robbery at Hardee's

SUNSET BEACH, NC (WECT) - The Sunset Beach Police Department is investigating after an armed robber made off with cash from a fast food restaurant early Friday morning.

According to officials, the incident happened just after 4 a.m. at the Hardee's located at 1651 Seaside Road SW.

A person armed with a pistol entered the restaurant and demanded that the manager open the safe.

The suspect left with an unspecified amount of cash. No one was hurt during the robbery.

Officers from the Ocean Isle Beach Police Department and the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene to assist.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Sunset Beach Police Department at 910-579-6297.

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