Man pretending to be McDonald’s cashier fakes taking order, makes off with cash, deputies say

Osceola County deputies said a man walked into a Kissimmee McDonald?s Sunday night wearing an employee uniform before walking up behind a cash register and helping another man place an order.

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. — Would you like fries with that? How about a side of cash?

Osceola County deputies said a man walked into a Kissimmee McDonald’s Sunday night wearing an employee uniform before walking up behind a cash register and helping another man place an order.

Seconds later, the cash register drawer opens, and surveillance footage shows the man pretending to be a worker grab a couple wads of cash before he runs out one door of the John Young Parkway restaurant and the other man runs out the other.

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Deputies said Sunday’s incident is the second one involving the same man wearing a McDonald’s uniform. Investigators said the first incident happened Dec. 25, 2019, at the location on West Irlo Bronson Highway.

Deputies described the suspect wearing the McDonald’s uniform as a male in his mid-20s who is approximately 6 feet, 2 inches tall and weighs around 170 pounds. They described the second suspect in Sunday’s incident as a male in the late 20s, approximately 5 feet, 10 inches tall and around 230 pounds.

Deputies said the men pictured are suspects in an incident at a Osceola County McDonald's.
Deputies said the men pictured are suspects in an incident at a Osceola County McDonald's.
Deputies said the two men pictured are suspects in an incident that occurred at an Osceola County McDonald's.
Deputies said the two men pictured are suspects in an incident that occurred at an Osceola County McDonald's. (Osceola County Sheriff's Office)

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Osceola County deputies said a man walked into a Kissimmee McDonald?s Sunday night wearing an employee uniform before walking up behind a cash register and helping another man place an order.

Anyone with information on the incidents is asked to call the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office at 407-348-2222.