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Armed robber hunted by Douglas Police

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DOUGLAS, GA (WALB) -

The Douglas Police Department is on the lookout for an armed man who held up the Aden's Minit Mart, at 1020 E. Baker Highway last night about 11:30.

DPD issued this news release Thursday-

On 02/26/14 at approx. 11:33 PMOfficers responded to an Armed Robbery at Aden's Minit Mart, 1020 E. Baker Hwy.in Douglas Ga.

On arrival it was reported to Officers that a black male wearinga camouflage vest, black long sleeve shirt, black pants and gloves, and whiteshoes entered the location carrying a black handgun with a laser sightattached. 

The Offender forced an elderlycustomer to lay on the ground at gunpoint and then proceeded to point thehandgun at the Clerk, demanding money from the register. The clerk complied,giving the Offender an undisclosed amount of cash from the register. 

The Offender fled the scene on foot.  

Anyone with anyinformation that would assist in resolving this case is asked to contact theDouglas Police Dept. at 912-384-2222 or the Tips Line at 912-260-3600.

Information can also be shared on the Department's Face Book page and the CrimeTips E-Mail.