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DAMASCUS, GA (WALB) -

Two men, one black and one white, burst into the Petro Store at the intersection of Highway 200 and Highway 45 Sunday night, and attacked the clerk, stealing money.

The victim told authorities that the men came in at 9:00, as he was closing. They fired a shot in the store, and then hit the clerk in the head three times. They took some money and ran out.

They were wearing bandanas over their faces, and one wore a cap and the other wore a hoodie.

Early County law enforcement is on the lookout for them. We don't know the condition of the clerk, but we believe that his injuries were not life-threatening.

 

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