Lancaster Police responded to Taco Bell, 767 S.C. 9 Bypass West on Thursday night after the restaurant was robbed by an armed suspect.
The hold-up occurred at 9:21 p.m., according to a Lancaster Police Department report.
The suspect was a black male, the report said, who left on foot.
At the scene, diners inside came out of the restaurant and a K-9 officer trailed behind Taco Bell toward North Elementary School.
Police combed the area, but couldn’t find the suspect.
The case is still under investigation.