Obama Mask Robber Hit Up McDonald's for $1,000: Police

Riviera Beach Police are searching for a man they say robbed the Golden Arches Saturday morning

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    Riviera Beach Police
    An image of the heist provided by police.

    A robber wearing a mask resembling the visage of President Obama and armed with a silver semi-automatic handgun held up a McDonald’s for about a thousand bucks in cash, Riviera Beach Police said.

    After entering the Golden Arches restaurant at 3551 Broadway at about 6:21 a.m., the suspect walked behind the counter, ordered all employees to the back office at gunpoint, and then ordered the manager to take money from a safe and put it in his cloth bag, police said.

    The faux commander-in-chief threatened to shoot the McDonald’s workers if they did not remain in the office, police added.

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    The robber, who also wore white gloves and black clothing, took off on foot heading to the northeast. Police said he is about 6 feet tall and weighs 170 pounds.

    An employee who answered the phone at the McDonald’s Wednesday afternoon declined to comment.

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    “No, not right now. We’re a little busy at the moment,” he said.

    Police ask that anyone with information about the case call Detective Francisco Aguirre at 561-845-4123 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.