Hattiesburg convenience store robbed at gunpoint

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are looking for a man who robbed a Jr. Food Mart Saturday night.

Investigators said the suspect entered the store along the 1400 block of Hardy Street at around 9:30 p.m. He then revealed a hand gun and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

He is described as a black male, around 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing around 200 pounds with a medium to stocky build.

He was last seen in dark clothing with a white towel and baseball cap on his head. He also had some type of blue cloth around his face.

If you have information on this robbery call Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-7867.