Columbus police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred early this morning at the Money Back #33 on St. Mary's Road.
According to Lt. Steve Cox, a 5-foot-8 black male, who appeared to be between the ages of 17 and 21, entered the 3809 St. Mary's Road business about 1 a.m. He pointed a large handgun at the clerk and demanded money.
After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect fled on foot.
He was wearing a black t-shirt on his face, black shorts, a black shirt and black shoes at the time of the robbery, Cox said.
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Columbus police at 706-653-3400.