Robbery suspects in custody; another suspect sought in Monroe County

By Rex Wilgus/Monroe Journal

ABERDEEN – Two suspects believed to have been involved in an armed robbery on July 27 and 28 in the Black Cat Bottom area of Monroe County are being sought by the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office.

According to a statement from the Sheriff’s Office, the two suspects are:

– Larry “Alex” Christian, 26, from the Itawamba county area.

– Candace Richardson, 21, Nettleton, who may be going by the name “Ashley.”

The two suspects are believed to be together in the Fulton area. According to the statement, they are to be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information concerning their whereabouts is asked to contact the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office at 369-2468.

The Monroe County Sheriff’s office already has two suspects in custody alleged to have been involved in this incident: Katherine Payne, 21, Tupelo, and Anthony Ray Loague, 28, Fulton. They are currently being held at the Monroe County Detention Center awaiting charges of armed robbery.

The investigation is ongoing.