Macon police are investigating an armed robbery early Friday morning in which a man was mugged while leaving a convenience store on Vineville Avenue, a report stated.
According to the report, the victim told police he was leaving the Marathon convenience store at 3224 Vineville Ave. just after midnight when he was confronted by the suspect, who asked for change. After the victim told the man he didn’t have any money, the man pulled out a small silver revolver and demanded money.
The victim gave the man $280 from his wallet. The man then fled south on foot toward Payne City. The report stated the suspect is a black male, between 16 and 18 years old, 5 feet 8 inches and about 150 to 160 pounds. He was wearing a black hoodie jacket and dark colored jeans.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.