Jones County man charged with armed robbery

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A Jones County man was arrested Monday and has been charged with one count of armed robbery.

Rodriques Brown, 23, was taken into custody by the Laurel Police Department. According to investigators, Brown allegedly pointed a handgun at a man earlier in September and demanded money. The 21-year-old victim said Brown robbed him at gunpoint for approximately $300. Brown faces several other charges; his bond has been set at $100,000.

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