Liquor store robbed
Posted: Monday, January 24, 2011 2:30 pm
The Messenger, January 24, 2011
Fulton police are investigating a Friday night robbery at a liquor store.
Police were called around 8:30 p.m. to 501 Liquor Store on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, where an unidentified black man had entered the liquor store and displayed a handgun to the clerk, according to a Fulton Police Department press release.
The suspect allegedly demanded money from the clerk, who complied. He took the money and fled in an unknown location.
Fulton Police Chief Terry Powell said the suspect remains at large and should be considered armed and dangerous.
He is described as a black man between the ages of 19 and 25, about 5-feet-8-inches tall and 150 pounds, wearing a black hooded jacket and gloves.
The incident remains under investigation by police. Anyone who has information is asked to call the Fulton Police Department at (270) 472-3141.