Suspect sought in Bassfield bank robbery

Suspect sought in Bassfield bank robbery

BASSFIELD, MS (WDAM) - Jefferson Davis County deputies are looking for a suspect involved in a bank robbery that happened at the Regions bank in Bassfield Thursday morning.

According to the Mississippi Bureau of Investigations spokesperson Warren Strain, the Regions Bank was robbed at 9:08 a.m.

A black male suspect armed with a handgun fled the scene on foot after the robbery.

The investigation is ongoing.

If you have any information, contact Jeff Davis County authorities.