The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Commercial Armed Robbery that took place at the Family Dollar, located at 4625 Mercer University Drive at 2:48 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.
It was reported that a male individual, brandishing a handgun, walked into the business, and demanded money. Once the male received an undisclosed amount of cash, he fled the business in a black vehicle towards Highland Drive. No one was injured during this incident.
The suspect is described as a short black male, possibly 5 feet 6 inches tall. He was wearing a black hoodie sweatshirt, with a dark blue sweatshirt, black pants, and black shoes. The vehicle used in the incident is described as a black Dodge Charger.
Photographs of the suspect and vehicle are attached to this media release.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information in reference to this incident is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478)751-7500, or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.