Deputies looking for 2 accused of robbing dollar store Wednesday

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MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Bibb County deputies are looking for two people accused of robbing a dollar store Wednesday night.

A news release from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office says two males walked into Family Dollar at 951 Hillcrest Boulevard around 7:40. One of them showed a handgun and demanded money from the cash register.

After receiving cash, the pair fled in an unknown direction. No one was injured.

One of the suspects was last seen wearing a black and white hooded jacket with blue jeans and a yellow face mask featuring a Corona beer logo. The other was wearing a dark blue hooded sweatshirt with blue jeans and blue shoes.

“Additional information will be released as soon as it becomes available,” the release said.

Call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478) 751-7500 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers if you have information.

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(478) 745-4141 ext. 310 Tucker Sargent joined the 41NBC news team in April 2012. He's from Alabama, but you won't catch him saying "Roll Tide!" Tucker grew up near Auburn before moving to north Alabama. He graduated from Danville High School in 2007 and loves to return to the Tennessee Valley any chance he gets. He moved back south to Troy, Alabama after high school, where he graduated from Troy University in 2011 with a B.S. in Broadcast Journalism. He interned in Huntsville at WAAY-TV before joining 41NBC. His passion is sports, and his favorite teams are the Auburn Tigers and Troy Trojans. On the weekends you can catch Tucker watching college football on Saturdays and NASCAR on Sundays! He's proud to call middle Georgia home for now and could always use a story idea from you, so don't hesitate to get in touch with him!