Laurel Police search for "smash and grab" robber

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Laurel Police are searching for the man who robbed a Rapid Express Convenience Store at 16th Avenue and Congress Street.

Police said the suspect came into the store just before closing time at 11:00 p.m. and made a purchase. Later the suspect came back and smashed the store window and grabbed some cigarettes.

Police said it all happened in less than 20 seconds. He drove off in an older model Nissan Maxima, gray in color.

He was wearing a white tank top, faded jeans and brown Timberland boots.

If you have any information about this crime call laurel police at 601 425-4711 or Jones County Crimestoppers.

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