Police search for suspects in highway robbery in Itawamba County

By Adam Armour/The Itawamba County Times

Officials with the Fulton Police Department are searching for three suspects in connection with a robbery on Highway 78, this morning.

According to Capt. Brad Rogers with the FPD, the three suspects allegedly robbed a truck driver who was stopped near Exit 104. The suspects allegedly pulled over next to the victim, who was checking his load, presented a firearm and took some cash.

The suspects were last seen fleeing the scene in an older model black Mazda 626.