ALBANY, GA (WALB) - An investigation is underway in Albany after a woman says she and her child were robbed at gunpoint Wednesday night.
Police responded to Special Effects Barber shop and Hair salon in the 300 block of South Jackson Street around 10 last night. That's where the victim told police that someone approached her car and pointed a gun at her and the child. The suspect demanded she hand over her purse and cell phone. The robber then ran to get away.
The child and mother were not hurt in the robbery. Albany police are investigating.