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Masked gunman leaves Albany business empty handed

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

 Albany Police are searching for a masked man with a shotgun who tried to rob a South Albany fast food restaurant,  but left empty-handed.

Police say about 10:15 Sunday night, a man wearing a scarf over his face and carrying a shotgun went through the side door of the Popeye's on South Slappey.  

He pointed the shotgun at one employee,  but the employee ran and hid in the back of the business. 
Another employee ran out the door and called police.

The robber was last seen running east on Cedar Avenue.

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