Officials respond to attempted robbery at Albany Dollar Tree

Officials respond to attempted robbery at Albany Dollar Tree
Authorities said that the robber was armed with a knife. (Source: WALB)
Authorities said that the robber was armed with a knife. (Source: WALB)
Police said that nothing was taken. (Source: WALB)
Police said that nothing was taken. (Source: WALB)

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Albany Police were dispatched to the Dollar Tree on Cordele Road in East Albany after a call came in about an attempted robbery.

Authorities said that the robber was armed with a knife and tried to rob the clerk at the register.

Officials said the call came in around 8:45 p.m. and APD was sent to the scene.

Police said that nothing was taken and that the crook was a black male wearing a black shirt, camo shorts and a black hat.

Nobody was injured in the incident.

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