Macon gas station robbed on Gray Highway

An armed man robbed the Murphy’s Express, 1402 Gray Highway, at 1:40 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Macon police.

An employee said she discovered a man squatting behind the counter after returning from the back office of the store, according to a police report.

The man pointed a pistol at the employee and demanded that she open the cash register, according to the report.

The robber ran away north on Gray Highway.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Macon police at (478) 751-7500 or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.