Police respond to bank robbery

Police have confirmed they are responding to a complaint of a robbery reported at Regions Bank on U.S. 49 in Gulfport.

Police Sgt. Damon McDaniel said details are sketchy.

About 1:15 p.m., eight police cars were surrounding an eastbound vehicle that apparently was stopped on Interstate 10 between U.S. 49 and Cowan Road.

McDaniel said a search of that vehicle is connected to the robbery investigation.

The Sun Herald updates this story as details develop.