Harrison County

Police searching for robbery suspects

Gulfport Police are asking the public's help to identify a suspect in the robbery of a Dollar General Store.

Officers were sent to the Dollar General on Creosote Road on Tuesday afternoon to investigate a report of a robbery.

The suspect, a while male about 6 feet and 185 pound with a thin beard approached a woman and pushed to ground before stealing her purse.

Surveillance cameras at the store provided images of the suspect. If you have information, please contact Gulfport Police at 868-5959 or Crimestoppers at 877-787-5898.

Read more about this story in Thursday's Sun Herald.