KINGSMOUNTAIN, N.C. -- Police are investigating an armed robbery at Wendy's in Kings Mountain.

Police say they were notified of an armed robbery around 12:45 at the Wendy's in the 100 block of York Road on Monday morning.

According to officials, the suspect, who was armed with a handgun, took an undetermined amount of money from the business, made an employee drive him to another location where he exited the vehicle and fled on foot.

The employee returned to the restaurant unharmed.

The suspect is described as a black male with a medium skin tone, slim build, standing just over 6-foot and wearing dark clothing and blue bandana over his face.

If you have any information that may help officers apprehend this suspect, call Kings Mountain Police.

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