Hattiesburg police investigating armed robbery

Hattiesburg police investigating armed robbery
Cameras show a man entering the store before reportedly displaying a gun and leaving with money. (Source: Hattiesburg Police Department)

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are investigating after a report of an armed robbery Friday afternoon.

Police said the robbery occurred in the 800 block of Edwards Street around 3:15 p.m.

A Hispanic man reportedly entered the store, displayed a weapon then left the scene with cash, according to police.

No injuries were reported.

If you have any information regarding the armed robbery, you are asked to contact the Hattiesburg Police Department or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-7867.

INFORMATION NEEDED: On Friday, May 17, 2019, Hattiesburg Police responded to a report of an armed robbery in the 800...

Posted by Hattiesburg Police Department (Official) on Friday, May 17, 2019

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