HPD investigating armed robbery

HPD investigating armed robbery
Source: RNN

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are investigating an armed robbery and asking for the public's help in solving the crime.

On Sunday, Hattiesburg Police responded to the scene of an armed robbery at 22 Campbell Scenic Drive, at Boardwalk Apartments according to Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler.

"Officers were advised by a victim that a black male knocked on the door and displayed a small handgun, the victim advised the suspect came in asking where is the money," said Traxler. "The suspect ransacked the apartment before leaving without taking anything."

Traxler added that the investigation is ongoing, and if anyone has any information, contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.