Suspect wanted for attempted robbery at Augusta Checkers

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Richmond County, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Sheriffs Office needs your help finding an attempted armed robbery suspect.

The suspect is described as a black man with a slender build and shoulder-length dreads. He was last seen wearing a white tank top and a green Polo baseball cap.

The incident occurred on Wednesday at the Checkers located on Deans Bridge Rd. in Augusta.

One victim was shot in the arm but is expected to be okay.

Anyone with information as to who the suspect is or his whereabouts please contact the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office at (706) 821-1080.

Checkers on Deans Bridge Rd. in Augusta, Ga. Photo Courtesy Google Maps.

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – Deputies with the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office were called to an attempted robbery early Wednesday.

Dispatch tells us the call came in at 1:46 a.m. from the Checkers restaurant on Deans Bridge Road.

We are told injuries were reported, but we do not know the extent at this time.

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