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Tifton police search for masked armed robber

TIFTON, GA (WALB) -

Tifton Police are looking for a masked man who held up a store Sunday night.The man was believed to have been carrying a handgun when he walked into the G.T. Point store on Ridge Avenue and Old Omega Road, around 8:30p.m.

Police believe there were a few people standing outside of the store and may have witnessed what happened.

"This is one of those neighborhood convenience stores. There's a lot of people in that area that depend on its existence. You know, they want it to stay there. We expect there to be some interest," said Lt. Lee Dunston.

The masked bandit then ran out of the story.

Tifton Police are viewing surveillance video of the holdup.

If you have any information that could help police, call 229-382-3132

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