Circle K on Veterans Pkwy robbed late Wednesday - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Circle K on Veterans Pkwy robbed late Wednesday

(Credit: Columbus Police Department) (Credit: Columbus Police Department)
(Credit: Columbus Police Department) (Credit: Columbus Police Department)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A gas station fell victim to an armed robbery late Wednesday.

The Columbus Police Department responded to the Circle K located at 1445 Veterans Parkway at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.

According to police, the clerk stated to the officers that an armed gunman entered the store and demanded all of the money.

After taking the money, the gunman fled on foot, and was last seen running west on 15th Street. The clerk was uninjured. 

The suspect is described as a male, 6' tall with a slim build, and dressed in a black hoodie, dark colored mask, blue jean-type pants and armed with a handgun.

The investigation is currently ongoing, and anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Sgt. J. Bridges at (706)-225-4367 or the Robbery/Assault unit at (706)-653-3400.

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