Robber Hits Lakeland McDonald’s Manager With Bat and Demands Food

By Allison Mondell, CBS Tampa

LAKELAND, Fla. (CBS Tampa) –  A robber hit a Lakeland McDonald’s manager with a baseball bat and demanded food on Sunday night, police say.

Around 10:30 p.m., the suspect entered the McDonald’s, located at 715 East Memorial Boulevard, and jumped over the counter, demanding food.  The manager was hit with a baseball bat in the ribs and taken to Lakeland Regional Medical Center.

The unidentified manager was not seriously hurt in the assault.  Police are still searching for the suspect.

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