Lamar County armed robbery suspects sought

Lamar County armed robbery suspects sought
Armed robbery scene

LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Lamar County deputies responded to an armed robbery in the 300 block of West Ray Drive off West 4th Street shortly after 2:00 p.m. Wednesday.

Lamar County Sheriffs Depart Maj. Brad Weathers stated two black males broke a glass door and entered the residence, displayed a handgun and demanded money.

According to Weathers, no one was injured in the incident, but the two suspects fled the scene on foot.

The homeowners were not able to give specific detailed descriptions, only they were both were wearing masks, and one suspect was wearing blue jeans.

If you have any information regarding the incident, contact Lamar County Sheriff's Department at 601-794-8610.