Shot fired during robbery in northeast Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A robber fired a gunshot inside a busy Wendy's during a holdup Tuesday night.

The man stormed in just before 8 p.m. wearing a mask and carrying his gun. It's unclear why he fired the weapon, but police say no one was hit despite the crowd inside the restaurant.

The suspect was described as a white man standing at about 5-foot-5 and weighing about 140 pounds, with blue eyes. He was wearing a black sweatshirt and black hat at the time of the crime. The Wendy's is located near North Academy and Montebello Drive.

Police didn't believe there was a danger to the public but ask that if anyone in the area notices anything suspicious or has information on the suspect's whereabouts, they call them at 719-444-7000.