Robbery suspect turns himself in

The suspect in an armed robbery at the Student Union at Southern Miss in October has turned himself in to authorities.

Samuel "Rickey" Dupree, 26, of Hattiesburg surrendered to university police Thursday and has been booked into the Forrest County Jail.

Police said Dupree robbed a manager at Seymour's grill at gunpoint on Oct. 14.

He will make his first appearance in court today (Friday). Dupree is not a student at USM.