Officers search for suspect in armed robbery at Milan Dollar General
Milan, Tenn. — Officers are searching for a suspect in an armed robbery that took place Monday morning at a Dollar General store.
According to Milan Police Chief Bobby Sellers, a masked man jumped over the counter and robbed the store on Ellington Drive around 8:45 a.m. No injuries have been reported.
Police say the suspect is a black man and was wearing a black ski mask. Security cameras reportedly show the man fleeing the store and heading south.
The Milan Police Department, Gibson County Sheriff’s Department and Tennessee Highway Patrol along with their K-9 units are searching for the suspect. A reward is available.
The store has been reopened.
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