Suspect escapes after robbing Macon convenience store

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Bibb County Sheriff’s is investigating an armed robbery that happened Friday morning at the Flash Foods located at 5602 Thomaston Road in Macon.

According to a news release, the incident happened around 3:35 a.m.

Authorities say a masked gunman entered the store and demanded money, cigarettes, and beer. After receiving the items, the suspect  ran away from the scene.

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