The University of Southern Mississippi issued an Eagle Alert shortly after lunch for a campus theft.
University police advised the Hattiesburg campus of the theft of a purse from a student at Montague and Pinehave Circle around noon.
According to the alert, no weapon was used in the reported theft.
The alert described the suspect as a black male, 5'5 with a slender build wearing a gray-hooded sweatshirt and gray sweat pants.
If you have any information related to the incident, please call UPD at 601-266-4986.
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