Donut shop robbed at gunpoint

Donut shop robbed at gunpoint

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - Valdosta Police continued to search late Thursday afternoon for the suspect who robbed a donut shop.

At 2:15 p.m. Thursday, police say a black man walked into Dixie Cream Donuts at 804 North Oak Street, showed a gun, and demanded money.

There were no customers in the store at the time. The suspect took money and then ran away on foot. "Produced a gun at that point, a handgun. Demanded that the cash be turned over," said Valdosta Police Department Captain Bobbi McGraw. "The person was described as being approximately 5 feet five, very slender build. African American male wearing some type of hoodie."

A K-9 unit was also brought in to help search the surrounding area.

Anyone with information is asked to call Valdosta Police Department at 229-293-3145 or can remain anonymous at 229-293-3091.

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