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Man arrested after convenience store robbery

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Police have arrested a man they say robbed a convenience store Monday night in Albany.

It happened just before 9 p.m. at a gas station located at 814 North Jefferson Street.

Kevin Peleel, 39, is charged with armed robbery.

According to a report, Police said he entered the store and demanded money from the register after showing the clerk a handgun. The clerk complied with his demands and he ran away.

A lookout was given and shortly afterwards Peleel was spotted and apprehended at Monroe and Society.

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