At 0823 hours this morning, officers with the Fayetteville Police Department were called to the Cook Out Restaurant located at 6903 Cliffdale Road, in reference to a robbery.
Upon arrival to the scene, officers were advised that a suspect entered the restaurant firing shots into a wall. The suspect then proceeded to assault two employees before demanding them to open the safe. Upon receiving money from the safe, the suspect fled the restaurant on foot.
One employee received minor injuries to his head and was transported to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center for treatment. There were no other injuries.
The suspect is being described as a dark skinned, black male. He was wearing dark clothing, black sunglasses and a red hat.