HPD investigating weekend armed robbery

HPD investigating weekend armed robbery

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg Police are asking for the public's help in solving a weekend armed robbery in the Hub City.

The incident happened Saturday night at the Jr. Food Mart at 2502 W. 7th Street, according to Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler.

"A black male walked in to make a purchase, and when the clerk opened the register the suspect displayed a knife and then fled without getting anything," Traxler said.

If you have any information regarding this crime, contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.