Perry Co. authorities searching for robbery suspect

Perry Co. authorities searching for robbery suspect
Photo credit: Perry Co. authorities
Photo credit: Perry Co. authorities
Photo credit: Perry Co. authorities

PERRY COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Perry County authorities are searching for a suspect involved in a robbery on Monday night.

On Oct. 17, around 9:30 p.m. a woman was making a nightly deposit for Wards at First Southern Bank in Richton.

While making the deposit, a man wearing a gray hoodie approached her and asked for the money.

The victim threw the money out of the vehicle window. The subject took the money and fled the scene.

If anyone has any information, please contact Richton Police Department or the Perry County Sheriff's Office.

Also you can call to leave an anonymous tip for Perry County Crimestopers at 601-964-STOP (7867) and if your information leads to an arrest you could receive a cash reward up to $1,000.