Thursday, May. 28, 2015    Login | Register           

Armed robber strikes north Fayette business

Updated at 3:06 p.m.: One of the surveillance photos depicting the gunman has been uploaded to our Facebook page at:
www.facebook.com/mycitizen

Officers are searching for the man who robbed the Quick Trip convenience store in north Fayette County at gunpoint just after midnight Wednesday.

Fayette County Sheriff’s spokesman Josh Shelton said deputies at approximately 12:30 a.m. responded to an armed robbery at the Quick Trip on Ga. Highway 85 North.

Shelton said a black male with a grey beard estimated to be approximately 5 feet, 8 inches in height and weighing approximately 210 pounds came into the store and demanded cash from the clerk.

The suspect pointed a pistol at the clerk as he made his demands, Shelton said. At the time of the robbery he was wearing a white T-shirt, black jacket, and blue jeans.

After taking the cash he left the store and drove away in a small blue passenger car.

Anyone with information pertaining to the robbery is asked to contact the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office at 770-461-6353.

Topic: 
Location: 

Comments

It is time to bring back so good ole technology. Stake Out in stores and restuarants with orders to shoot and kill. The only message that the THUGS understand. Let them spin the wheel to see if the particular business is occupied by undercover Police. Mr robber, "come on down, you are the next contestant for Live or Die." Let them finally use what little brain they have to see if it is worth the effort. I know that some store employees lost their lives over a small amount of money. Criminals only think of themself anyway. Chootem I say. Then place a sign on the door that says "NEXT".

RKS's picture

They need to give Fayetteville, from the Pavillion northbound on GA 85 to Riverdale - it's just pure ghetto.

Ad space area 4 internal

Sponsored Content

Opinion

It’s time for those who find they need to go to summer school to be sure they’re signed up.   I decided to go to summer school the summer between my junior and senior year.

Community

The Master Resilience Institute of Armed Forces Mission has announced the following community workshops as part of the 2015 “I Will Intervene Challenge.”

Sports

Gold Medal Training Camp with U.S. Olympian Ken Chertow in taking place this week at Wrestling U, 611 Hwy. 74 South in Peachtree City.

Lifestyle