HPD investigating armed robbery

HPD investigating armed robbery
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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are investigating an armed robbery at that occurred at a Hub City business.

The incident occurred last night after 10 p.m. when an employee was leaving Hardee's at 4964 Hardy Street.

"An employee was leaving when a white male approached with a handgun and demanded money," Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler said.

The suspect then fled behind the business.

If you any information about the crime, contact Hattiesburg police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.