Becker Market in Monroe County robbed

By Monroe Journal

BECKER – Becker Market was robbed at approximately 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 22, according to Tim Oswalt, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department’s public relations officer. The store is located at 52216 Highway 25 South.

Oswalt said the suspect is a black male who left on foot. He was wearing a black hoodie sweatshirt, is of medium build and about 5′ 10″ to 6′ tall, in his early to mid-20s. The suspect presented himself as armed. He left Becker Market with an undisclosed amount of cash.

“If you have any information about this robbery, please contact the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department at 369-2468 or Crime Stoppers of North Mississippi at 1-800-773-TIPS,” Oswalt said.