USM sends out Eagle Alert following an armed robbery

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Just before 10pm Thursday evening the University of Southern Mississippi police department sent out an Eagle Alert to faculty, staff and students.  The alert stated that an off-campus armed robbery occurred earlier in the evening at the 3700 block of West 4th Street. The suspect, a black male wearing jeans, displayed a handgun and was last seen heading east on West 4th Street toward the Longleaf Trace.

Call 601.266.4986 with information or questions.

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