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Police: Pineville Burger King employee robbed at gunpoint

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A person was robbed at gunpoint while returning to work at a fast food restaurant in Pineville Wednesday.

The robbery happened just before 4 p.m. at the Burger King on Lee Street, near Pineville-Matthews Road and Carolina Place Mall.

Police told WBTV the employee was returning to work when two men approached in a car. The passenger in the vehicle got out and robbed the victim at gunpoint, and the duo took off.

The robber who got out of the car is described as a black male about 5'10" weighing between 140 and 160 pounds and wearing dark clothing.

The robbers were driving a white Dodge Neon.

The Burger King was open at the time of the robbery. No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information about this incident should call police immediately.

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