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Valdosta police search for armed robber

Valdosta police are searching for an armed robber. (Source: WALB) Valdosta police are searching for an armed robber. (Source: WALB)
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) -

Just after 9:30 Monday night, Valdosta Police Officers were dispatched to an  an armed robbery at Hip-Hop Fish and Chicken.

When officers arrived in the 700 block of South Patterson Street,  witnesses told them that an unidentified African American man came into the store with his face covered, carrying a gun, and  demanded money from the employees. 

He ran off with an undisclosed amount of cash, and no injuries were reported. 

Officers scoured the area, while detectives and technicians from the crime laboratory gathered evidence. 

"If anyone has any information in regards to the this incident, they are urged to contact the Valdosta Police Department," said Lieutenant Adam Bembry.

The investigation is active.  You can call 229-293-3107.

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