A Bibb County Sheriff’s Office investigator arrested a female in connection to the reported commercial armed robbery at Family Dollar, located at 3656 Jeffersonville Road.

On June 28, 2023, at 12:43 p.m., a call was made to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office by a Family Dollar employee who reported the store had just been robbed by an armed suspect. Deputies arrived within minutes to secure the business. An investigator arrived on scene and met with the caller who was unharmed.

On July 5, 2023, before 5:00 p.m., contact was made with the caller once more at Family Dollar. She was transported to headquarters for questioning. After a thorough investigation of this incident, it was discovered that the report of an armed robbery at Family Dollar was a false report of a crime. The suspect was identified as 38-year-old Nicole Danielle Hall, the caller and employee of Family Dollar.

Nicole Danielle Hall was transported from headquarters to the Bibb County Law Enforcement Center where she was charged with False Report of a Crime, Felony Theft by Taking, and Making False Statements or Writings.

Media Release

June 28, 2023

Commercial Armed Robbery Investigation at Family Dollar

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a commercial armed robbery that took place just before 01:00 p.m. at the Family Dollar, located at 3656 Jeffersonville Road.

At 12:50p.m. on June 28, 2023, deputies arrived at the Family Dollar in response to a distress call. It was reported that the store clerk entered the store. Immediately upon entry, the clerk felt a blunt object against her back. The suspect demanded money from the store clerk in what was described as a male’s voice. After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect fled the store. The description of the suspect is unknown. No one was injured during this incident.

The incident is under investigation.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500, or  Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.