Armed Robbery

The Leon County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an afternoon hold up at the Charlie’s Meat Market in the 7500 block of State Road 20.

According to the victim, shortly after 4:00 p.m. a black male subject wearing a red or orange shirt and a mask covering his face entered the store and brandished a handgun. The subject then robbed the victim of an undisclosed amount of money and fled the area on foot.

Detectives from the Robbery Task Force responded along with a K-9 Team however the subject was not located.

Sgt. Chris Chase, LCSO spokesman, said, “This robbery happened in a heavy traffic period for SR20. We hope someone might have seen the suspected robber and where he came from or might have fled to.”

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the Robbery Task Force at 922-3300, or Crime Stoppers at 891-HELP.