CRIME STOPPERS

CATEGORY: Crime

AUTHOR: JEFFRI

CRIME STOPPERS

Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi Inc. needs help solving a bank robbery that occurred in March at a branch of Peoples Bank & Trust Co. in Tupelo.

Around 1:30 p.m., Thursday, March 14, the bank branch located inside the Kroger food store on Barnes Crossing Road was robbed.

The suspect walked up to the counter and passed a note to the clerk demanding money. The clerk complied with the demand, putting the money in a bag the suspect provided. The suspect then left the scene.

The suspect is described as a white male, between 25 and 30 years old. He stands about 5 feet 11 inches to 6 feet tall and weighs between 160 and 170 pounds. He is dark complexioned and has short dark hair.

He was last seen wearing sunglasses, blue jeans and a tan and green shirt.

Crime Stoppers will pay the first correct caller up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest in this incident.

Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime, the location of stolen property, illegal drugs or a fugitive from justice, is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-773-TIPS. Cellular One Customers can dial *TIP.

Crime Stoppers does not want your name, just your information.

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