Valdosta Daily Times

November 6, 2012

Valdosta store robbed

Dean Poling
The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Two men, one white, one black, robbed a convenience store at gunpoint early this morning, according to the Valdosta Police Department.

At 2:42 a.m. today, two men entered the Race Way convenience store, 1408 N. St. Augustine Road. The store clerk said one of the two men carried a handgun. Both men wore hoodies and bandanas over their faces, according to police reports.

One man was white in his early to mid 20s, with a slim build. The other man was black in his early to mid 20s with a medium build.

They demanded money and left the store on foot with an unspecified amount of money. No one was hurt in the robbery, according to police.

A Valdosta Police Department Person’s Crime Unit detective was among the officers arriving at the scene. A Valdosta-Lowndes County Crime Lab crime-scene technician also arrived at the scene.

The robbery was reportedly captured by surveillance cameras in the store.

Anyone having any further information regarding this crime or any other crime is urged to contact the Valdosta Police Department at (229) 293-3145; or can remain anonymous at (229) 293-3091.