No risk to the public from McDonald’s incident: police
Officers are pictured outside the Cliffe Avenue McDonald's in Courtenay on the evening of December 12th, 2018. Image courtesy of Emilie Wiffen.
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.