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Police looking for suspect in movie theater robbery

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By WRCB Staff

CALHOUN, GORDON COUNTY, GA (WRCB) -- Police are looking for suspect in armed robbery of Carmike Cinemas on WC Bryant Parkway.

The robbery happened Wednesday morning around 11 A.M.

When Police arrived they found an employee across the parking lot at a bank, where the employee had used the phone to call Police.

The employee said that he went to the door to what he thought was a delivery man, a black man carrying a cardboard package for the business.

Once the employee unlocked the door the suspect pulled out a handgun and told the employee to back up. The suspect tied up the employee and took an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect also took the employee's cell phone and the movie theaters cordless phone.

The employee was able to get untied and ran across the parking lot to a bank, where the employee called police.

The cell phone and cordless phone were later found behind the movie theater.

Anyone that may have seen this black male wearing a black shirt and Nike tennis shoes, driving a dark blue or black Chrysler vehicle, please contact the Calhoun Police Department.

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