Man Threatens Cashier With Machete

HENRY COUNTY, Ga. — A man was recently seen on surveillance video purchasing a soda before suddenly pulling out a machete and demanding money from the cashier.

The robbery happened Sunday at about 1:50 a.m. at the Kangaroo convenience store in the 3100 block of Jodeco Road in McDonough. Henry County police released the surveillance video Tuesday, which showed the cashier visibility shaken by the crime.

The video shows an exchange between the man and the cashier. When the cashier hesitates to give up the cash, the man leaps across the counter, grabbing an undisclosed amount of cash from the register.

Police released the video in hopes of getting tips about the man’s identity.

If you have information about the crime and would like to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404-577-8477. A reward is being offered for information that leads to an arrest.