COURTENAY, B.C- A high amount of police activity near Courtenay’s west-end McDonald’s was reported last night.

An incident took place at the restaurant around 6:30 p.m. While some chatter on social media suggested that a coffee had been thrown at an employee, police are not releasing further information due to the circumstances of the file.

However, they confirmed it was not a robbery, and indicated that what happened doesn’t pose a risk to the public.

The scene was clear by 7:00 p.m.