Deputies investigating an attempted robbery in Jackson County
Authorities in Jackson County are seeking information about an attempted robbery Sunday night.
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded to the Steele City Marathon Station at about 9 p.m. where they learned that an unidentified male wearing a mask had entered the store and demanded money. No firearm was seen, but the clerk believed he may have been armed.
When the clerk attempted to activate the silent alarm, the suspect fled on foot before getting any money.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to contact the Sheriff's Office or call Crime Stoppers.