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Gas station robbed by armed man

The Citgo gas station at 605 Pio Nono Ave. was robbed about 9:30 Saturday night by a man with a handgun, according to Macon police.

The man got away with an undisclosed amount of money, police department spokeswoman Melanie Hofmann said. Hoffman said few details were available Sunday afternoon, but the man was last seen in a blue truck heading down Roy Street, which intersects with Pio Nono Avenue.

Hofmann said she did not know whether there was another person in the truck. Anyone with information about the crime may call the Macon Regional CrimeStoppers tip line at (478) 742-2330 or (877) 68CRIME. Tips can be left anonymously.

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