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Police search for armed robbers
Houston County Courier - January 2009
By Daphne Hereford
The Crockett Police Department is searching for two black men in connection with the armed robbery of the SNS Food Store on Tuesday, Jan. 20.
According to reports, the men entered the former Kracker Barrel located at the intersection of Hwy. 287 south and Loop 304 about 10:15 p.m. and proceeded to rob the clerk at gunpoint.
One of the suspects was reportedly wearing a blue hooded jacket and covered his face with a light blue bandanna.
The second suspect was wearing a purple or blue long sleeve shirt covered by a darker sleeveless shirt and a very distinctive clown mask.
Anyone with information regarding this incident or the whereabouts of the suspects is encouraged to contact the Crockett Police Department at 544-2021 or Houston County Crime Stoppers at 544-Tips.
Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest and indictment of the men involved in the robbery.