An ATM customer was hit in the head with a gun and knocked to the ground during an armed robbery Monday afternoon.
At about 1:40 p.m., the victim was at State Bank at 3945 Pio Nono Ave. when an armed man approached and demanded money, according to a news release from the Macon Police Department.
The robber grabbed the victims wallet and ran.
Officers swarmed the Jefferson Hills neighborhood within minutes of the incident and captured 18-year-old Juares Edip Carransa after a brief foot chase near Tyler Drive, the release stated.
Maj. Charles Stone praised the Precinct 2 officers for their quick thinking and teamwork.
Its impressive to see how these officers worked cooperatively to make a swift arrest, Stone said in the release.