Armed suspect sprints for Dougherty County line

A masked man is reportedly sprinting towards Dougherty County armed with a pistol. / MGN Online

Several law enforcement agencies are reporting that the Citgo on US-82 was robbed this evening by an armed gunman, who is now headed for Dougherty county.

Officials say the suspect took off running down US-82 after the robbery, heading towards Dougherty County.

At this time he is described as a black-male, 5'5" in height, wearing a light blue sweatshirt, red ski cap, carrying a bag and armed with a pistol.

Chief Lewis Harris says the Georgia Department of Corrections used their K-9 to help track the suspect, however as of 11:05 p.m. he hasn't been found.

The suspect is considered armed and dangerous, If you have any information on this case your asked to contact crime stoppers immediately.