Tifton robbery sends police searching

A Dollar General in Tifton is held-up at gun-point late Saturday.

The Tift County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating an armed robbery at the Dollar General on Highway 82 in Tifton.

The robbery happened this past Saturday as two employees were closing the store. Reports indicate that an unknown black male ran up to the two, pointing a pistol and demanding money out of the register.

No injuries were reported and at this time investigators are asking that anyone with information on the suspect contact the department at 229-388-6021.