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Police seek 4 suspects in store robbery


Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan robbery detectives are asking for the public's assistance in identifying the men who beat one employee while robbing a convenience store on Dec. 22.

Detectives have released a video showing masked robbers in the store and a second video showing the car they used. The gray Honda CRV was found shortly after by responding Island Precinct patrol officers responding to the call.

According to authorities, four black males in dark clothing walked into the Ashkar Food Market in the 5400 block of LaRoche Ave. around 8 p.m. and ordered four employees to get down on the floor.

The men demanded that the employees give them money from the store and beat one man with a gun when he did not move quickly enough. He was treated at an area hospital for his injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 912.234.2020 or text CRIMES (274637). Include "CStop2020" plus the tip in the body of the text.

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