Police seek unidentified man they say robbed Austell Dollar General at gunpoint
by MDJ staff
January 24, 2014 04:40 PM | 2715 views | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Cobb Police reported an armed robbery Friday at 8:35 a.m. at a Dollar General at 1391 Veterans Memorial Highway in Austell.

According to investigators, a black man came to the front door of the store and drew a handgun.  He then forced the employee to open the store’s safe and grabbed an undisclosed amount of cash before fleeing the business on foot in an unknown direction.

The suspect was last seen wearing dark clothing and grey Reebok shoes.  He was also described as wearing a red ski mask and armed with a black semi-automatic handgun.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call (770) 499-3945.

Police said no photos or video were available at this time.
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