Lee Co. deputies on the hunt for armed robbery suspect

Description of Lee Co. armed robber released

LEE CO., Ga. (WALB) - The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect accused of robbing a Homerun Foods on the 1500 block of Highway 19 South.

It happened Saturday just before midnight, according to the office’s Facebook page.

The suspect is described as a white man, wearing shorts and a white shirt.

No one was injured during the robbery.

Chief Deputy Louis Harris with Lee County Sheriff’s Office says they are still investigating.

“We’re patrolling, we’re checking these convenience stores, we’re checking these businesses we’re on the lookout. It is getting close to the holiday season and you happen to see more robberies happen during that time of the season,” said Harris.

Homerun Foods Armed Robbery

The Homerun Foods located at 1595 HWY 19S in Lee County was robbed at gunpoint just before midnight Saturday, October 5, 2019. Please help us Identify this suspect. White male-wearing shorts and a white tshirt. If you have ANY INFORMATION PLEASE CALL 759-6012. *******SHARE*** SHARE*** SHARE******

Posted by Lee County, Georgia Sheriff's Office on Sunday, October 6, 2019

If you have any information leading to an arrest, call the Lee County Sheriff’s Office at (229) 759-6012.

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