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2 sought in Hub City armed-carjacking

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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

Hattiesburg police are investigating an armed carjacking in the Hub City.

The incident occurred at 5696 Highway 49 at the Texaco service station around 4:15 p.m.

"Two black male suspects took two delivery people hostage and later left the 18 wheeler abandoned in Forrest County," said Hattiesburg Police Lt. Detective Branden McLemore. "The two workers were released and not harmed in the incident, they are actually the ones that reported the crime."

According to McLemore the suspects displayed a weapon during the incident.

If you have any information contact Hattiebsurg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.  

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