On January 9, 2020 at approximately 7 p.m., Russellville Police officers responded to a reported armed robbery at the Dollar General Store located at 2610 West Main Street. It was reported to officers that possibly a white male, with a tear drop tattoo near his right eye, entered the store, and demanded money from the store clerk at gunpoint. The suspect left the store, possibly heading east from the area. There were no injuries as result of this incident.
If anyone has any information pertaining to this incident or the identity of the suspect, please contact the Russellville Police Criminal Investigation Division at 479-968-3232 or the Pope County 911 Communication Center at 479-968-0911.