Strong arm robbery suspect arrested

By JB Clark/NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – On Aug. 28, 2012, Douglas Huddleston, 32, of Tupelo was arrested in connection with a strong arm robbery, which occurred on Aug. 27.
Huddleston had his bond set at $500,000 for allegedly being one of the three robbers involved in Monday’s incident at Motel 6 on McCullough Road in Tupelo.
The victim reported three men forced him into his room before robbing him at the hotel Sunday morning.
Tupelo police allege Huddleston is one of the three. Det. Tremaine Frison said they have identified a second suspect and are still seeking information on the third.
Huddleston is currently on probation with the Mississippi Department of Corrections for grand larceny.