HPD searches for attempted armed robbery suspect

HPD searches for attempted armed robbery suspect

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Police need your help in finding a man who, authorities say, attempted to rob a store Sept. 3.

Police said the incident happened on the 5200 block of Old Highway 11.

Authorities describe the suspect as a white male with several tattoos on his arms.

He is approximately five and a half feet tall with short black hair.  Police said he entered the store and demanded money with gun in hand.

If you have any information, call Hattiesburg Police at 601-545-4971 – or Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.