Armed Robbery investigation in Columbus


COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI)- The Columbus Police Department is looking for a man involved in an armed robbery.

Columbus Police Chief Fred Shelton says the incident happened around 4 pm near Family Dollar on Main Street.

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According to Chief Shelton, a black man confronted a person demanding money.

He says the suspect was armed with a pocket knife and took a small amount of money before leaving on foot.

No one was injured during the incident.

Columbus Police is asking anyone with information on the robbery to call Crimestoppers at 1-800-530-7151.