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Valdosta > Sheriff’s Office Catches Robber

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VALDOSTA — Lowndes County Sheriff’s Officers arrested a man on Friday, after attempting to rob a Dollar General employee at gunpoint.

The robber, 29-year-old Chad Griffis approached the employee around 1:30 on May 4, in the Dollar General parking lot on 5953 U.S. Highway 84 East in Naylor.

A probation officer with the Valdosta probation office recognized the description of the man the employee provided as a probationer.

Griffis was arrested for violation of probation and received charges of criminal attempt to commit armed robbery.

Griffis is now located in Lowndes County Jail awaiting an arraignment hearing.

Any information regarding this case please contact the Sheriff’s Office at 229-671-2950 or anonymously at 229-671-2985.