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PTC Police release sketch of Monday’s alleged armed robber


armed robbery sketch for 2015-08-29 robberPeachtree City Police have today released a sketch of the man they say robbed the Flash Foods gas station convenience store located at the corner of Hwy. 74 and Crosstown Drive early Monday morning.

According to Lieutenant Mark Brown, the incident took place at 1:30 a.m. Monday when an early 20s black male wearing a grey hoodie, black shoes and black shorts with a white stripe entered the store and pointed a gun at the cashier. The suspect reportedly had a silver handgun.

Police reports say the suspect took an undisclosed amount of money, fled the store northbound and crossed Crosstown Drive.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Peachtree City Police at 770-461-HELP (4357).

By Danny Harrison

Danny Harrison, a 1992 Fayette High School graduate, began his journalism career with Fayette County News in 1995. After taking several leaves of absence to pursue journalism and Christian ministry opportunities, including a few out of state and overseas, he returned full-time to Fayette County News in August 2014. Harrison earned a bachelor's degree in pastoral ministry in 2009 while serving as a missionary journalist in England and Western Europe.