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Robbery suspect sought in Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM -- Barrow County authorities are looking for a man they said robbed a Dollar General on Wednesday morning.

According to Barrow County Sheriff's Department spokesman Investigator Matt Guthas, a man walked into the store at about 9:30 a.m. and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The man intimidated the clerk, Guthas said, but did not produce a weapon.

No one was hurt in the incident.

By the time deputies arrived, the man was gone. Guthas said K9 units from Gwinnett County assisted in the search and that investigators are following leads, but no arrests have been made.

The suspect is described as a white man between 5 feet, 8 inches and 5 feet, 10 inches tall, with a stocky build and short hair. He was wearing blue jeans and a gray sweatshirt at the time of the robbery.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call the Criminal Investigations Division at 770-307-3080, ext. 3083.