HPD investigating armed robbery

HPD investigating armed robbery
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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are investigating a Tuesday afternoon armed robbery in the Hub City, and need the publics help. 

Around 5 p.m. officers responded to a report of an armed robbery in the 600 block of Campbell Loop. 

"The call came in as four black males in a vehicle that approached a subject that was sitting along the roadside, they displayed a handgun took his belongings and left the scene," said Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler. 

Traxler added that the victim went to another location to call police. 

According to Traxler the vehicle was a dark color 4 door car, but no other information was available on behalf of the witness account. 

If you have any information, contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-Stop.