Witnesses said three gunmen entered the store and robbed employees and a customer.
WARNER ROBINS, Ga. — Houston County deputies are investigating after a group of men robbed a dollar store and killed the store clerk early Tuesday morning.
According to a press release, it happened at the J&J Dollar Store (also known as Knodishall Gift Shop) at around 12:15 p.m.
Deputies were sent to the store for an armed robbery and the call of a shot person. When they arrived at the store, they found a woman with a gunshot wound to her chest.
She was taken to hospital, where she later died. She has been identified as 43-year-old Sabrina Renee Dollar, and she was an employee of the store.
Deputies spoke to witnesses who were inside the store when the robbery and shooting took place.
Witnesses said three gunmen entered the store and began robbing employees and a customer. During the robbery, one of the suspects shot the employee and hit her in the head with a gun.
The trio fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. A detailed description of the men was not available, as their faces were fully covered and they wore dark clothing.
Anyone with information can call Sgt. Anna Lange at 478-542-2080.
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