Senior Citizen victim of armed robbery


GORDON, Ala. (WDHN) — In the small town of Gordon, a robbery happened at a home on Leslie Street Wednesday night.

Houston County Sheriff deputies, Webb Police, and Columbia Police were all on the scene around 11:38 pm. Authorities made it known that the suspects are two black males.

A local resident expressed the concern for the safety of the seniors. Over half of Gordon’s population are senior citizens.

“Can’t believe this happened in Gordon. Gordon is a very safe place to live. I have been here for three years and it’s beautiful,” Lores Safford said.

The Houston County Sheriff’s Office is still investigating this armed robbery. Anyone with information should call the sheriff’s office at 334-677-4809.

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