Five Charged With Stealing $8K From White Plains Five Guys Burgers And Fries

WHITE PLAINS, NY (WCBS 880) — Four guys and a gal have been arraigned on felony theft and weapons charges for allegedly holding up Five Guys Burgers and Fries in White Plains.

LISTEN: WCBS 880’s Catherine Cioffi reports

Authorities say one of suspects worked as a cook at the popular burger joint. The five are accused of making off with almost $8,000. They all pleaded not guilty and are due back in court on August 4.

If convicted, they face up to 25 years in state prison.

  • KPMc

    If they “held up” the place with weapons then it is no longer stealing but “robbery” There is a difference. There was a time when “journalists” knew that.

    If they had just taken money when no one was looking it is stealing. When they use force or a weapon it becomes robbery.

    Maybe they didn’t actually “hold up” the place but CBS should no better when writing the story,

    Back to school, CBS!

  • kendra

    good for them they ought to be ashamed of themselves for sticking up those restaurants and don,,t you know that when some 1 steals from those places the prices go up on things just so they could make adecent way of living and all.amnd its a good thing no 1 got hurt or anything cause hold ups usually turn out disaterous and all.

  • HooDatIS?

    i hate that place the food sucks but that is no reason to rob them

  • diver

    Let me get this straight these guys held up the store and the counter guy responded with “You want fries with that?”

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