HPD investigating armed robbery at convenience store

HPD investigating armed robbery at convenience store
Source: WDAM

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are investigating a Saturday night armed robbery at a Hub City convenience store.

The crime happened at 1801 Hardy Street, the Minit Mart around 10:30 p.m. according to Hattiesburg police PIO LaTosha Myers-Mitchell.

Myers-Mitchell said at least one shot was fired inside the building, but no one was injured. 

"The suspect displayed a weapon, demanded money and then fled the scene by unknown means," said Myers-Mitchell.

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