Dollar General robbed by two criminals on bicycles


Ocala, Florida — Two gun toting robbers held up the Dollar General store located at 1111 West Silver Springs Boulevard Thursday morning.

At approximately 11:00 a.m, two young black male suspects entered the store, pointed handguns at the clerks, and demanded money.

The clerks gave an undetermined amount of money to the suspects and they fled the scene.


They were seen running southbound from the store, across SR 40, and possibly got onto bicycles and pedalled eastbound.

According to police, the suspects are believed to be between the ages of 16 and 20.

There were no shots fired and no one was injured during the robbery

Anyone with information on the identities and or location of the suspects is asked to contact the Ocala Police Department at 352-369-7000; tips may also be submitted through our mobile app, MyPD, where you may choose to remain anonymous if you wish. Anonymous tips can also be submitted through Crime Stoppers of Marion County at, 352-368-STOP(7867), or by texting keyword 368STOP to 274637.