Gunman attempts to rob X-Mart employees in parking lot

Bibb County sheriff’s investigators are looking into an attempted armed robbery that took place early Monday morning in the parking lot of X-Mart, located at 2025 Emery Highway, a report stated.

According to the report, two employees at the store were in a vehicle in the parking lot at about 4 a.m. when an unknown male armed with a pistol pointed a gun at them and demanded they open the car’s trunk. As the two employees got out of the car to open the trunk, they struggled with the gunman. The gunman fled when he saw a second vehicle enter the parking lot.