UPDATE: Police searching for alleged Papa John's armed robber

By NEMS Daily Journal

The Tupelo Papa John’s was robbed Thursday night.
The store at 2200 West Main St. called in an armed robbery at 9:31 p.m.
Tupelo Police Lt. Brian Brown said a white man with a red hoodie came in to the store and when an employee went to help him, he showed a firearm and left the store on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.
A K9 was searching the neighborhood behind the store but lost the scent, and police are using security footage to investigate.