Macon Family Dollar store robbed

Macon police are investigating an armed robbery at the Family Dollar, 2529 Houston Ave.According to a police report:

Around 7:30 p.m. Monday a woman entered the Family Dollar and went straight toward the register.The woman displayed a small pistol to the clerk and demanded money, which she put in a bag and took with her. She left with $171.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned black female, wearing a large blue or black jacket, white sweat pants and black shoes with white laces. She also wore large sunglasses and a scarf covering her face.

Anyone with information on the crime is asked to contact Macon police at (478) 751-7500 or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.