BETHLEHEM, Ga. -- Barrow County Sheriff's Deputies and investigators are working to make an arrest in an armed robbery that happened at a Dollar General store on Tuesday night around 10 p.m.
According to deputies, the unknown black males entered the store and began threatening the cashier, who was cleaning and preparing to close. They said one suspect grabbed the cashier by her neck and forced her to the ground.
At least one of the other suspects threatened the cashier with a handgun, deputies reported. A second employee who was in the store at the time locked herself in the store's office and called 911, they said.
Investigators said that the suspects stole an unknown amount of money from the cashier and fled the scene before deputies arrived.
Deputies said the faces of the men were partially covered during the robbery. Anyone with more information on the suspects or the crime is asked to call Barrow County investigators at (770) 307-3080 x3083.