Laurel police are investigating a robbery which occured around 9 p.m. Monday.
Authorities say a man walked up and robbed a business owner who was dropping an overnight deposit bag at Citizens National Bank on 16th Avenue.
Police say the robber held a semi-automatic handgun to the victim's head and demanded the bag. The victim wasn't hurt.
The robber is described as a white male in his early 30s with a black beard. He was wearing a blue shirt, blue jeans and a Callaway golf hat. He is 5-foot-11-inches to 6-feet-tall and weighs about 180 to 200 pounds.
An authority on women in the Vietnam War from the University of Southern Mississippi and a Hattiesburg veteran and civil rights pioneer addressed soldiers at Camp Shelby Thursday during an observance ofMore >>
A professor from the University of Southern Mississippi and a Hattiesburg veteran and civil rights pioneer addressed soldiers at Camp Shelby Thursday during an observance of National Women's History Month.More >>
Hattiesburg Police are investigating what appears to be an attempted burglary at a Hattiesburg liquor store.More >>
The Mississippi Armed Forces Museum at Camp Shelby is set to reopen a popular gallery that's been closed for renovations.More >>
The Lumberton School Board voted Thursday to accept Lamar County School District's voluntary consolidation plan.More >>
Toby Barker opened his campaign headquarters in the Hub City Thursday, vying to be the next mayor of Hattiesburg.More >>