HPD investigating armed robbery

HPD investigating armed robbery
Hattiesburg police responded to a report of stolen car batteries on March 5. (Photo source: WDAM)

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg Police are working an armed robbery at a liquor store on Highway 42 in the Hub City.

Just before 9 p.m. three black males went into the Bypass Package Store, at 5344 Highway 42 with weapons, according to Hattiesburg Police Lt. Detective Branden McLemore.

According to McLemore, the three men fled from the business with an undisclosed amount of cash.

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