Albany police on lookout for armed robber

Albany police on lookout for armed robber

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - The Albany Police Department (APD) said it is actively searching for the suspect in an armed robbery that happened Wednesday on Gillionville Road.

Police said the Homerun Foods in the 3300 block of Gillionville was robbed around 9:15 p.m.

APD described the suspect as a slender light-skinned black man, wearing a white T-shirt, mask and black hoodie.

APD’s incident report stated that two female clerks were confronted by the robber. He got money from one cash register, but the other one wouldn’t open, so no money was taken from it.

One clerk told officers that the robber ran out of the store and around the back.

Police Activity: APD is in the 3300 Gillionville Road searching for an armed robbery suspect. Please report any...

Posted by Albany Ga Police Department on Wednesday, November 6, 2019

EMS was called to the scene to treat one of the clerks who was shaken by the robbery and was hyperventilating, the report stated.

Anyone who sees any suspicious activity or has any information on the suspect or the robbery is asked to call CrimeSTOPPERS at (229) 436-TIPS.

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