POLICE are investigating a robbery which took place at McDonald's in Barrow.

An investigation has been launched after a man and woman had a dispute in McDonald's on Tuesday.

The man forcibly took the woman's phone off her and smashed it prior to leaving the restaurant in Dalton Road.

The incident took place around 6.50pm.

Police are appealing for witnesses who were in McDonald's at this time.

If you have any information, call 101 or report it anonymously at 0800 555 111.