Dollar General customer killed during armed robbery identified

A store employee has been shot after an armed robbery at Dollar General Friday. / Photo: MGN Online

31-year-old Javis Walker was the customer shot during a Dollar General armed robbery Friday.

Albany police say it happened at the Dollar General in the 1900 block of East Oglethorpe Boulevard.

Police say that the suspect is believed to be a white male believed to be driving a Ford Fusion. That Fusion was found Friday afternoon near Clark Avenue and Branch Road.

Albany police and Dougherty County Coroner Michael Fowler have confirmed that the customer has died.

Editor's Note: Albany police originally reported that a store employee had been injured. The story has been updated to reflect that it was a customer.

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