'Fantastic 4's' the Thing robs Coon Rapids McDonald's


If you happen to cross paths with the Thing from 'Fantastic 4,' you might want to notify police. Two men robbed a Coon Rapids McDonald's and one of them sported a mask of the comic book series character. His buddy didn't even bother to cover up. Couldn't he have stolen a mask from his little brother's room too?

No word if the Thing hollered his battle cry: "It's clobberin' time!"

The men robbed the McDonald's on the 11300 block of Foley Boulevard on Aug. 24. The men were armed with a shotgun and took off with an undisclosed amount cash.

Police are offering a $1,000 reward for tips in the case, Contact the Coon Rapids Police Department at 763-767-6481.