October 2, 2006 at 11:34 PM EST - Updated July 27 at 12:09 PM
BURGAW -- Three people are under arrest and charged with robbing the McDonald's in Burgaw.
Police say Halford Gattis Adams Jr. grabbed a handful of cash out of a register at the McDonald's on N.C. 53 and drove off. Police arrived within a few minutes. Witnesses were able to describe the man and the car he left in. The police caught up with the car on U.S. 40 near the Rocky Point exit.
Adams is charged with robbery and possession of a stolen vehicle. Two other people were also in the car. Pamela Sue Fowler and Sammy Lee Barrow are both charged with robbery.