Hattiesburg armed robbery suspect jailed

Hattiesburg armed robbery suspect jailed
Roderick Walmon

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg man is behind bars in connection to a February armed robbery.

Roderick Walmon, 44, was arrested in connection to an armed robbery that occurred on in the 1000 block of Main Street February 28th.

Police say the suspect walked in with a rag over his face and his hand in his pocket claiming to have a gun. According to authorities, the store clerk didn't give him anything and he ran out.

Walmon was booked into the Forrest County Jail while police investigate his possible links to other crimes in the city.