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Two Robbed at Gunpoint in Springfield

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SPRINGFIELD, GA -

The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery where two people were held at gunpoint.

Deputies were called shortly after noon Thursday to the leasing office at Quail Run Estates on Standard Lane.

Witnesses say that a black male wearing a blue, hooded sweatshirt and a mask entered the office and pointed a silver handgun at the employees and demanded money.

The suspect too a purse and then ran into a wooded area.

Deputies have been searching for the suspect throughout the afternoon and will continue throughout the afternoon.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Sheriff's Office at 912-754-3449.

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