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      Albany police investigating Westwood Drive armed robbery

      Albany police are investigating after a 35-year-old man reported he was robbed Wednesday afternoon. / File

      Albany police are investigating after a 35-year-old man reported he was robbed Wednesday afternoon.

      Albany police say that Benelius Paige reported that when he pulled up to girlfriend's residence, he was approached by two black males, one with a ski mask and one with dreadlocks, in all black clothing that were armed with a handgun.

      Paige then told the officers that the men took a black bag that contained cash, an iPad, and a cellphone.

      After getting the items from Paige, they then left the scene in a white Mitsubishi Galant with tinted windows.

      Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Albany Police Department's Criminal Investigation Bureau at (229) 431-3288. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (229) 436-TIPS.
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