Police: Former Dixie Queen employee robbed restaurant

(WMC-TV) - Memphis police are searching for a former Dixie Queen employee who robbed the restaurant after he was fired.

Police said the man entered the business in the 5700 block of Mt. Moriah, told the worker he was carrying a gun, and grabbed money out of the cash register.

The suspect was apparently fired last week and felt he had been shorted on his last paycheck.

No one was hurt in the robbery and no one is in custody.

Call Crime Stoppers at (901) 528-CASH with any information about this case.

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