Macon dollar store robbed

Macon police are investigating an armed robbery that took place at the Family Dollar store, 3407 Napier Ave., last Monday night, a report said.

The report said a man entered the store about 8 p.m. and purchased an item, then walked out. He returned a few minutes later and started to purchase a second item. When the clerk told the man he needed six more cents, he pulled out a pistol and told the clerk not to move.

The clerk told police the man reached into the cash register and took the money inside, then fled.

Anyone with information should contact Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.