McDonalds staff and customers thwart armed hold-up

LISTEN: 3AW Reporter Yvette Gray speaks with a McDonald's employee who helped to restrain the bandit (He wished to remain anonymous) 

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UPDATE: The Neil Mitchell Program have reported that within the last year, 6 McDonald's have been the target of violent attacks on staff including robberies and bashings of young staff.

March 14 - Sydenham - Armed robbery

August 3 Mt Waverley - Armed robbery

August 10 - South Melbourne - assault on staff member

August 15 - CBD - Assault on staff member

September 19 - Morwell - Violent robbery with a meat clever

IMAGE:The McDonald's Restaurant in Mulgrave this morning (Yvette Gray)


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