Tupelo police search for armed robber


TUPELO – Authorities are searching for the man who robbed a West Jackson Street convenience store Tuesday evening at gunpoint.

Police responded to the Chevron station at 1391 West Jackson around 8 p.m. on Jan. 10. The clerk told police a black male wearing all black and a ski mask displayed a handgun and left with as undisclosed amount of cash.

Responding officers searched the surrounding area but did not locate the suspect.

If anyone has information about this or other crimes, they are encouraged to call Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi at 1-800-773-TIPS.

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