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Employee punched during attempted robbery

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LAWTON, OK (KSWO) –A fast food employee was punched in the face after a man tried to rob the restaurant.

Lawton police are investigating after a man tried to rob the Burger King on Southwest Sheridan Road around 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

A Burger King employee told police the man got behind the counter, put a knife to his side and ordered him to open the register. The employee told him that he couldn’t open the register and was punched in the face.

The suspect, described as a black man around 35 years old, 5’5” and 200 pounds, left without taking anything.

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