UPDATE: Gardendale PD make arrest after Dollar General employee robbed at gunpoint

UPDATE: Gardendale PD make arrest after Dollar General employee robbed at gunpoint
On February 10, 2020 a man robbed the Dollar General, on New Castle Road in Gardendale, at gunpoint (Source: Gardendale PD)

GARDENDALE, Ala. (WBRC) - UPDATE: Gardendale Police make an arrest in a Dollar General robbery.

Eric Jermaine Reedy charged in Dollar General robbery
Eric Jermaine Reedy charged in Dollar General robbery (Source: Jefferson County Sheriff's Office)

Detectives say Eric Jermaine Reedy robbed the Dollar General on New Castle Road on February 10, and two other DGs in the Birmingham area.

Mr. Reedy is charged with Robbery 1st degree and Theft of Property 3rd degree.

ORIGINAL: Gardendale police are searching for the person who robbed the Dollar General on New Castle Road Monday night.

According to police, a make suspect entered the Dollar General wearing faded jeans, a black Jordan hoodie and a red ball cap with a blue bandana covering his face. He can bee seen in surveillance video yielding a gun at an employee behind the register.

The suspect was described as tall and slender and left the parking lot in a silver two door BMW with unknown plates. The model number is estimated to be between 2000 and 2010.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call Gardendale Detective Zac Drummond at 205-631-5722.

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