CHICAGO (CBS) — A Dairy Queen employee allegedly helped carry out an armed robbery Sunday night at the Lincoln Park store where he works.
Chicago police said 23-year-old Marquise Boyd helped 28-year-old Haili Bernard plan the robbery of the Dairy Queen on the 2200 block of North Lincoln Avenue.READ MORE: Northwestern Medicine Study Gives Clues About How Long COVID-19 Symptoms Can Linger
Around 10:30 p.m. Sunday, Bernard allegedly entered the Dairy Queen through a side door as the store was closing, brandished a handgun, and announced a robbery, police said.READ MORE: 8-Year-Old Girl Dies After Being Shot In Head In Little Village; Man Critically Wounded
An employee ran for the front door, startling Bernard, who stole the victim’s cell phone, and fled the scene.
Bernard and Boyd each face one count of felony armed robbery, police said.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Winter Weather Advisory Issued For Illinois, 1-3 Inches Possible
Both men were scheduled to appear in bond court Wednesday.