Woman shoots at Burger King employees over wait time at drive-thru, police say

Memphis, Tenn. — A drive-thru order turned violent Tuesday when a woman opened fire into a Memphis Burger King, according to Memphis Police.

The Memphis Police Department said it all started when a woman got angry about how long she was waiting for her food at a Burger King on Winchester Road.

According to MPD, the woman was in the drive-thru line when she got out of her car, walked up to the window and started arguing with a Burger King employee.

Burger King surveillance video showed the woman pull out a black handgun from her car, lean into the drive-thru window and open fire.

Luckily, none of the employees were hit and the workers took off running through a backdoor, police said.

Memphis Police are asking that if you know who this woman is or anything about this crime, to please call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.

In a statement obtained by FOX13, Burker King said that they do not condone violence of any kind and are fully cooperating with police in this investigation.

“We do not tolerate or condone violence of any kind at our restaurants because the safety of our team members and guests is our top priority. Fortunately, no one in the restaurant was injured during this incident. The restaurant operator is fully cooperating with authorities on their ongoing investigation.”

Any information that leads to the shooters’ arrest could be worth up to $1,000.