Suspect Sought In Dollar General Armed Robbery

Posted at 3:13 PM, May 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-18 16:13:18-04

Officials with the Columbia Police Department have been searching for a man wanted for armed robbery.

The incident took place at the Dollar General on Hampshire Pike around 4 p.m. Monday.

According to reports, the man entered the business with a handgun and robbed a clerk. The suspect got away with an unknown amount of cash.

An investigation revealed the same suspect had been reported as acting suspicious two hours before the robbery at a bank in Ardmore.

Photos were captured of the man inside the Dollar General and the bank. Police also released an image of the vehicle the suspect was driving.


Anyone with information on this crime has been urged to contact the Criminal Investigations Division of the Columbia Police Department at 931-560-1670, Columbia Police Department Dispatch at 931-388-2727, or Maury County Crime Stoppers at 931-381-4900.