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Savannah Subway robbed at gunpoint

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The Subway sandwich shop on Ga. 204 near Interstate 95 was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday night.

It happened about 7:30 p.m. Savannah-Chatham Metro police say the robber got away with a bag of cash.

Minutes later, an officer pulled up behind the reported getaway car on 204 near the on ramp to U.S. 17. Police say that is where the robber threw the bag of bills out of the window. They blew all over 17 and were snatched up by passers-by. 

Police arrested the suspect and rounded up the remaining cash and returned it to Subway.

The suspect's name has not been released yet.

Police have not said whether the suspect is the same man who, on March 7, robbed another Subway, near the intersection of Waters Avenue and Eisenhower Drive.

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