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Columbus police release surveillance images of Armed Robbery suspect

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Photo source: Columbus Police Department Photo source: Columbus Police Department
Photo source: Columbus Police Department Photo source: Columbus Police Department
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

Police are searching for a man accused of armed robbery at a Columbus gas station.

The incident occurred on Friday night, Dec. 27 at the Fuel Tech gas station on 5th St. The suspect revealed in surveillance images is described as a black man in his early 20's, about 6'2" to 6'4" with a thin beard.

Police say the victim was pumping gas when the suspect approached him. After robbing the man at gunpoint, the suspect headed towards Booker T. Washington Apartments.

Anyone with information is asked to call Columbus Police at (706)653-3400.

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