Gunman robs Dollar General in Warner Robins

bpurser@macon.comJuly 29, 2013 

WARNER ROBINS -- The Dollar General at 2451 Watson Blvd. was robbed Saturday night by a lone gunman, police said.

The suspect was described as a black male, thin build, about 5 feet 3 inches to 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighing about 120 to 130 pounds, according to a Warner Robins police news released issued Monday.

The man came into the store, pointed a handgun at the cashier and fled with cash, the release stated. No one was hurt in the 8:04 p.m. robbery.

According to images captured by a video surveillance camera, the suspect was wearing a white mask, a black hoodie, blue jeans and black shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Warner Robins police Detective Meredith Edwards at 478-302-5386. Information may also be given anonymously through TipSubmit by texting the tip to CRIMES (274637) and including the keyword WRPD in the text. Or call Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at 478-742-2330 or 1-877-68CRIME.

To contact writer Becky Purser, call 256-9559.

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