Deputies looking for a suspect in armed robbery at Family Dollar


MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Bibb Deputies are investigating an armed robbery they say happened at the Family Dollar on Emery Highway just before 10:00 Saturday night.

A suspect, described as a black male, came into the store waving a shot gun around and fired one shot into the ceiling of the store.

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The man then demanded money from the clerk and got away with an undisclosed amount of cash. The direction he ran in once he fled the store is unknown.

The suspect was wearing dark clothing with a mask covering his face.

No one was injured in the incident.

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If you have any information in reference to this incident, contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751 -7500, or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.