Man robbed in mall parking lot

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg Police are on the hunt for a man who allegedly robbed another man in the Turtle Creek Mall parking lot on Saturday night. It happened just after 8 o'clock when police say the male victim was approached from behind by a heavy-set black male with dreadlocks wearing a yellow shirt.

That's when police say the suspect jammed something against the victim's back and demanded his wallet before leaving the scene in a dark-colored SUV.

No injuries were reported.

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