COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Columbus police are investigating an armed robbery that happened Tuesday, June 30 around 3 p.m.
Authorities say the suspect held up the KP 777 store located at 2408 block of Fort Benning Road.
Once officers arrived on the scene, the employees reported that a black male entered the business, fired a round into the ceiling, pointed a pistol at them and demanded money. After receiving an undetermined amount of money the suspect fled the store in an unknown direction.
The suspect was described as a black male, around 5'8," 160-165 pounds and he was last seen wearing black sunglasses, a black shirt and black pants.
If you have any information concerning this crime please call (706) 653-3400.