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Albany teen charged with store armed robbery

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Albany Police charge a man with robbing an East Albany convenience store.  He was shot hours later.
 19-year old Anthony Hood is charged with the armed robbery of the Exxon Store on East Oglethorpe Boulevard Monday.

Police say Hood wore a mask and had a toy gun.    
Customer Lashawn Hall saw it was a toy and jumped the robber.
Hall and the clerk beat the robber.

He lost his mask and coat before getting away.

Police say Hood was shot later that morning at a motel on West Highland Avenue.
Now he is in the Dougherty County jail as police continue to investigate the shooting.

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