Suspected armed robber nabbed

D'IBERVILLE - A man remains in custody today in connection with an armed holdup reported Saturday at the Shell convenience store on Automall Parkway.

Winston Milton Whavers, 34, is held on $100,000 bond at the Harrison County jail.

Police say Whavers, of D'Iberville, is accused of using a large knife to rob the store around 1:10 p.m. Justice Court Judge Albert Fountain set bond. Whaver was taken into custody a short while after the robbery was reported.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call D'Iberville police at 396-4252.

Read more in Tuesday's editions of the Sun Herald.