Suspect sought in Turtle Creek grand larceny

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg Police are searching for a suspect involved in an April 24th grand larceny at Turtle Creek Mall.

Jason Husband, who dressed as a security guard assisted Saquita Gavin in stealing merchandise from a department store. Gavin allegedly stole several handbags and purses while Husband stood in the storenear her. The two exited the store without paying,and then assaulted a loss prevention officer when they attempted to stop the couple.

Gavin has been arrested and charged since, but Husband isstill on the loose and has an active warrant for his arrest.

Please contact the Hattiesburg Police Department with anyinformation.