Robbers hold up Dollar General on Victory Drive - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Robbers hold up Dollar General on Victory Drive

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

Police closed the Dollar General on Victory Drive for hours Friday while they investigated an armed robbery that occurred at 11:30 a.m.

Dozens of customers were turned away while detectives dusted for fingerprints and reviewed surveillance video.

The store even missed a delivery when a truck was turned away.

Police said a man and woman who threatened the clerks with a gun.  They are described by witnesses as being between 18 and 20 years old.

No one was hurt during the incident.  The store reopened at about 2:30 p.m.

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