MOSS POINT -- Moss Point police are searching for a suspect in the Sunday armed robbery of a Dollar General store.
The robbery occurred shortly after 8 p.m. Sunday when the suspect gave the clerk money for potato chips, then pulled a gun from his pants and ordered her to hand over the cash, Police Chief Art McClung said.
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Afterwards, the suspect left the store on Main Street and headed north on foot behind the business on Mississippi 613. No injuries were reported.
The suspect is a black man who is either bald or balding, about 5-foot-11 to 6 feet tall and weighs 180 to 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing a blue hoodie sweatshirt and blue jeans.
Anyone with information should call the Moss Point Police Department at 475-1711 or call Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-877-787-5898. Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest. All calls are confidential.