A man was arrested after allegedly trying to rob McDonald’s with a BB gun early Sunday morning.
According to Police Chief Brian Bowles, officers were dispatched a 6:38 a.m. to arrest Paul Luckey, 34, of Montague.According to Bowles: Witnesses told police that Luckey had ordered food at the drive thru.
When he pulled up to the second window, he asked the server for ketchup.She bent down to get some for him, and when she stood up Luckey had drawn a pistol that he pointed at her. He told the server to give him all the money in the cash register.He then said, “I’m just kidding,” before driving off.
The victim provided officers with a description of the vehicle that Luckey was driving.Officers found the vehicle – and Luckey – at the Fairchild Medical Center.A search of the vehicle produced a BB gun that matched a description provided by the witness.Officers arrested Luckey on a charge of attempted robbery and booked him into the Siskiyou County Jail.