Hattiesburg Police are investigating an armed bank robbery.
Today (Wednesday) around noon, at the Bancorp South bank along Hardy Street, Hattiesburg Police responded to a report of a white male who employees said entered the bank, displayed a handgun and demanded money.
After taking an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect fled the scene on foot headed south through the parking lot.
Witnesses described the suspect as a white male in his 40s, clean shaven, about 5 foot 7 inches and around 160 pounds. Witnesses said he was wearing blue jeans, a tan baseball cap, a dark colored shirt, brown jacket, dark shades and camouflage gloves.