Clerk fights off gunman at Flash Foods in Macon

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an attempted armed robbery that took place at the Flash Foods on Vineville Avenue.

According to a news release, the incident happened around 1:00 a.m. Wednesday.

Two men entered the store armed and demanding money. The clerk fought off the suspect with the gun and forced him out of the store. The other suspect left during the altercation.

One of the suspect is described as being 5’8 to 6’0 tall. He was wearing a tan colored jumpsuit and a black stocking cap. The gunman was wearing black overalls with a black long-sleeved shirt, red gloves and red shoes.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500.