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APD searches for robber who took advantage of good Samaritan

The robbery happened Tuesday (Source:WALB) The robbery happened Tuesday (Source:WALB)
A man laid next to a bike in the road (Source:WALB) A man laid next to a bike in the road (Source:WALB)
The investigation is open (Source:WALB) The investigation is open (Source:WALB)
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Albany Police are searching for a robber who took advantage of a good Samaritan by pretending to be hurt. 

The victim told police a man was lying in the middle of the road next to a bicycle in the 800 block of 11th Avenue about 5:30 Tuesday afternoon.

When the driver got out to help, the man pulled a gun, robbed him and then rode off on the bike.

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