HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg man is behind bars in connection to a weekend armed robbery in the Hub City.
John Johnson, 39, was arrested by authorities Wednesday and charged with armed robbery.
According to Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler, the suspect entered the Citgo, L and S Food Mart at 1501 Broadway Drive and displayed a handgun and demanded money.
Johnson is being housed at the Forrest County Jail, and the investigation is still ongoing.
If you have any information regarding the ongoing investigation contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.