Law enforcement looks for armed robber

LEESBURG — Law enforcement in Albany and Lee County are on the lookout for a black male with a light complexion who officials say robbed the Citgo station at 1295 U.S. Highway 82 on Tuesday.

Lee County Sheriff’s Office officials say the suspect entered the store about 9:15 p.m. Tuesday, brandishing a black handgun and demanding money.

According to Lewis Harris with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, the man took an estimated $221, then fled on foot in the direction of Dougherty County.

The suspect is described as about 5-foot-5 and was wearing a blue shirt and a red mask.

Anyone with information on the robbery or suspect is asked to contact the Lee County Sheriff’s Office at (229) 759-6012.