Police search for armed robbery suspect

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Three employees leaving the Dollar Tree on North Gloster Street in Tupelo were robbed at gunpoint late Saturday night.

No one was injured in the incident, said Lt. Jerry Davis with the Tupelo Police Department.

The employees were leaving the store at about 11 p.m. Saturday and were approached in the parking lot by a white man, about 5 feet, 10 inches and weighing 150 pounds, wearing a gray hoodie and black jeans.

The man, who had a handgun, robbed them and fled the scene on foot.

Anyone with information should call the Tupelo Police Department at (662) 841-6491.



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  • harryblah

    big thumbs up to the tupelo police. never any around the mall at closing. there should be an app to show when cops are no where near retail areas. oh wait, that’s every day.