Surveillance video of two Albany armed robberies released

Surveillance video of two Albany armed robberies released

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Albany Police release surveillance video of two armed robberies, hoping you can help identify these gunmen.

This is video from the Homerun Foods store on East Oglethorpe Boulevard January First, about 8:45 at night.

Police say that man was dressed in grey gym shorts, a black hoodie, white socks, and a black mask. 
 He pointed his gun right at the clerk and threw her a black backpack.

The clerk put money from both cash registers in the backpack. 
 He was in and out of the store in less than a minute.

Then on January 2nd, just before 11 p-m, this masked man robbed the Rite Aid on South Slappey Boulevard at gunpoint.
Pointing a silver pistol, he forced two employees into the office where and made them open the safe, then  ran out the door with the money in only 2 minutes.

The robber was black, dressed in all black with white shoes and a grey or white towel around his head.
If you have any information about either of these armed robberies, call CRIMESTOPPERS at 436-TIPS.

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