UPDATE: Deputies searching for robber after holdup at Columbia Co. store

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga. -- Deputies are investigating an armed robbery after a holdup at the TPS Gas Station on Tuesday.

The robbery happened at the intersection of Washington Road and William Few Parkway in Columbia County.

Witnesses told deputies a man pointed a gun at the clerk and took some money and cigarettes before running off.

The suspect is said to be a white male with brown hair who is approximately 5'10" to 5'11". He was last seen wearing a black hooded jacket, a black scarf over his face, white or gray pants, white and black shoes and was carrying a blue sack.

Columbia County dispatch says no injuries were reported.


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