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Hattiesburg men jailed in connection to robbery

Eric Toy and Jerry Lyles Eric Toy and Jerry Lyles
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

Two Hattiesburg men are in jail for a February robbery in the Hub City.

Eric Toy, 20, and Jerry Lyles, 28, are accused of a robbery outside the At Home store entrance.

According to Hattiesburg police, the robbery was a snatch and grab where a woman's purse was taken.

Toy is charged with one count of robbery, and Lyles is charged with accessory after the fact. The investigation is ongoing to see if the pair are linked to any other crimes in the Hattiesburg area.

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