Man waves gun, snatches money from cash register

By Roslyn Giles  - email | bio

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus police say a man ran into the Waffle House on Flat Rock Road just after 3:00 a.m. Thursday brandishing a gun.

He reportedly jumped over the counter, grabbed some money from the cash register and then jumped back over the counter.  The man was last seen running toward the woods.

He is described as a white male, between 21 and 27 years old, wearing a black t-shirt and black shorts.

Police say they are hoping surveillance video will lead them to the suspect. No one was injured.

If you have any information about this crime, call Columbus Police at 706-653-3400.

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