Macon police are investigating a Wednesday robbery at the Bateman and Wade store, 2283 Clayton St., Chief Mike Burns said.
According to a news release, four people entered the store and started to play the lottery machines. One of the four told a clerk the machine was jammed with his money. When the clerk opened the machine to assist the man, the man reportedly overpowered the clerk and stole the money from the machine.
The four people then fled the store in a white PT Cruiser and a red, four-door compact car.
According to the release, police are looking for a clean-shaven, bald black male who’s about 6 feet tall and weighs more than 300 pounds. He was last seen wearing gray pants and a black shirt. He was seen with another man who is about 6 feet tall and 160 pounds wearing a black coat, and two women. One of the women was wearing a red-hooded jacket and had a red bandana in her hair, while the other was wearing a black coat and was wearing her hair in a ponytail.
Anyone with information is asked to call Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.