Suspect involved in assault and robbery turns himself in to LPD

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - On Saturday, the Laurel Police Department took Lemuel Henry into custody. According to LPD, Henry was wanted in connection to a robbery and aggravated assault incident for which he was identified as the suspect. He surrendered to police and was charged with one count of aggravated assault and one count of robbery.

Authorities said Henry approached a woman Tuesday night and attempted to rob her in the 1200 block of Lucas Street. Police say when the victim refused, that's when Henry assaulted and robbed her.

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