2 sought in Hub City armed robbery

2 sought in Hub City armed robbery
Photo credit: WDAM
Photo credit: WDAM
Photo credit: WDAM

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - An armed robbery in the Hub City has Hattiesburg police searching for a pair of suspects.

"Around 3 p.m. two black males entered the Beauty Mart in the 1200 block of Hardy Street around 3 p.m." attiesburg Police Lt. Det. Branden McLemore said. "The suspects displayed a handgun and stole U.S. currency and fled the scene."

According to store employees, the two suspects came in with ski masks on, shot into the air and took money from the cash register and ran out.

McLemore said there were no injuries reported at this time.

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