Hattiesburg police investigate recent rapes

Hattiesburg police investigate recent rapes
Rape Investigation

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are investigating two alleged rapes that occurred this week in the Hub City.

According to Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler, the first incident was reported just after midnight Tuesday in the 5600 block of Highway 49.

The second incident was reported just before 4 a.m. Wednesday in the 6200 block of U.S. Highway 49.

According to Traxler, the incidents are not related, and no arrests have been made, however police do have suspects in both cases.

If you have any information regarding the investigation, contact Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-584-STOP.