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Athens police look for armed robbery suspect

Detectives are looking for a man who held someone at gunpoint and stole their money Tuesday night.

Posted: Jun 17, 2020 2:30 PM

Athens police are investigating an armed robbery that happened Tuesday night.

A Decatur man was robbed at gunpoint while sitting in his car in a parking lot on Southwind Drive.

Police say the suspect took cash from the victim and then ran away.

The investigation is ongoing, and detectives say they're following leads.

If you have information, call Athens police at (256) 233-8700.

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