Prentiss County authorities seek hostage, robbery suspects

Law enforcement officials are seeking two men after they held a father and daughter hostage at gunpoint Thursday morning for over an hour, threatened them, stole one of their vehicles, attempted to get them to cash a large check at a Booneville bank and then managed to escape, said Prentiss County Sheriff Randy Tolar.
Anyone with information about this incident should contact the Prentiss County Sheriff’s Department at 728-6232.
The names of the victims, who were not injured, were not immediately released.

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