October 21, 2006
Albany -- Police are on the lookout for a man who robbed a local convenience store at gunpoint.
The robbery happened around nine last night in the 2500 block of Stuart Avenue.
Police say a black man wearing a mask and all black clothing walked into the Chevron Food Mart and held the clerk at gun point, demanding money.
Police say the clerk obliged and opened the register. The man then left the store with a large amount of cash.
A witness at the gas station pulled
Police say the suspect was driving a newer model black Dodge Ram pickup, and there may be some bullet holes in it.
Anyone with information is asked to call crimestoppers at 436-TIPS.
A jury convicted a Crisp County man on two counts of child molestation Friday. The jury came back with a guilty verdict for Hermenegildo Virgil Friday.
The holiday season has arrived and Dougherty County leaders want people to be more safe than ever.
Saturday morning, a few extra paws joined runners at the Marine Corps Logistics Base in Albany. Racers and supporters alike showed their passion for supporting veterans this morning.
Troopers with the Georgia state patrol responded to a fatal crash in Coffee County around 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Three people are behind bars in the Dougherty County Jail for their part in a shooting at Albany State University.