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Suspected drive-thru robber arrested in Roseville

A man suspected of holding up a motorist Saturday at gunpoint in a Roseville fast-food restaurant’s drive-thru is behind bars at Placer County Jail, Roseville police said Sunday.

Quincy Jackson, 19, was arrested on suspicion of robbery along with allegations of being a felon in possession of a firearm and being a felon in possession of ammunition. He was being held in lieu of $85,000 bail, police said.

Police said a woman was sitting in her car in the drive-thru at a McDonald’s in the 200 block of Harding Boulevard at about 7:55 p.m. Saturday when a man walked up to the car, pointed a weapon at the woman, demanded cash and ran away. No one was hurt.

Officers tracked a man identified as Jackson to a nearby hotel, officials said. Police recovered a weapon and arrested Jackson without incident.

Darrell Smith: 916-321-1040, @dvaughnsmith

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