Police investigate east Macon armed robbery

A man wearing a mask armed with a butcher knife robbed Shruti Food Mart, 627 Shurling Drive, early Tuesday, Macon police said.

Officers were called to the scene at the Shell gas station near Gray Highway at 6:10 a.m. The robber got away with an undisclosed amount of cash, a police news release stated.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 751-7500 or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.