Oxford armed robbery

By Errol Castens/NEMS Daily Journal

At 6:50 p.m. Tuesday, an armed robbery was reported at Paymaster, 1295 N. Lamar Blvd., Oxford.

Employees told police a large framed black male in his 30’s wearing a mask and greasy blue jeans armed with a handgun came into the business and robbed them. The suspect fled north on Lamar in a dark colored SUV.

No one was injured in this event. Anyone with information is asked to contact OPD at (662) 232-2400 or Crimestoppers at 662-234-TIPS.