DUNEDIN - Authorities arrested a man they say robbed a McDonald's late Friday night after threatening the drive-thru attendant with a broken beer bottle.
Jack St. Clair Burris, 33, pulled up to the drive thru at 10:30 p.m. in a white Ford Explorer and asked for change for a $1 bill, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office.
When the worker opened the register, Burris, of 431 Roanoke St., reached through the window and threatened the attendant with a broken beer bottle.
The worker backed away, officials said, and Burris grabbed the cash drawer and fled.
Deputies arrested him shortly before 7 a.m. Saturday near Belcher Road and Solon Avenue.
At first, officials said, Burris threatened to hurt himself with a piece of the broken bottle. Deputies were able to calm him down and take him into custody on charges of robbery with a weapon and aggravated assault.
Burris remained in the Pinellas County Jail in lieu of $55,000 bail Saturday night.