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Authorities search for suspect in CVS armed robbery

(Source: Lee County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Lee County Sheriff's Office)
LEE CO., GA (WALB) -

Lee county deputies are investigating an armed robbery at the CVS on U.S. Highway 19 South in Lee County.

Authorities said a man came into the store around 9:45 p.m. Friday night and demanded money. He also said he had a gun. The robber made off with an undisclosed amount of money.

Lee County deputies said the suspect has been identified as 26-year-old Eric Kyle Newell. He is about six feet tall and 220 lbs, as the suspect from Friday nights armed robbery.

Authorities are continuing to search for Newell.

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