PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police are searching for a woman caught on camera pulling a gun while in line at a Chipotle in the Rhawnhurst section of Philadelphia last weekend. It happened on Saturday night just before 5 p.m. at the restaurant located at 2337 Cottman Ave.
Police say the woman pulled the firearm and asked to speak to a manager after the cashier instructed customers waiting in line the store had to close and they could order online due to staffing issues. The cashier immediately pressed the security button to alert mall security, police say.
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According to police, the woman told employees that “if someone doesn’t make her food she will be back and there will be a problem,” and then put the gun back in her purse.READ MORE: Shooting Inside Lancaster's Park City Center Mall Leaves Some Employees Feeling 'Not Exactly Safe'
After a Chiptole employee made the suspect’s order, the woman flashed the gun again and said “somebody better give me my food” before fleeing the restaurant with her order.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Weather: Coolest Day Since May As Sweater Weather Continues
Police are asking anyone with information to contact investigators at 215-868-8477.