O’FALLON, IL (KTVI) – Police are hoping surveillance video helps them find a woman who robbed a Metro East Hardees at gunpoint. It happened around 5:45 a.m. Tuesday at the store on East Highway 50.
The suspect is described as a black female, approximately 5’5” tall, with a thin build. She was wearing a black hooded coat, a dark bandana over her nose and mouth, gray gloves, blue jeans and tennis shoes.
According to police, female suspect did pull a gun on the clerk and demand money. The suspect obtained an undisclosed amount of money and then exited the restaurant on foot. No one was hurt.
Authorities are now offering a $1,000 reward for any information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the suspect.
Anyone who can provide any information in reference to this incident, please contact Crime Stoppers at 314-725-8403. Information may be provided anonymously.