Crime

Police seek help in identifying suspects in armed robbery

Gulfport Police are asking the public's help with information on an armed robbery that occurred Sunday at Salute' Italian Restaurant.

According to police, about 10 p.m. Sunday, officers responded to a report of a burgalry at Salute'.

Police said two masked gunmen assaulted the manager, came into the restaurant after closing and forced the manager into a freezer.

The suspects then fled with an unknown amount of money.

Information is sketchy, but the suspects are described as black males, one 5-foot-6 and the second abuot 6-foot-2.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Gulfport Police at 868-5959 or Crimestoppers at 877-787-4898. Crimestoppers also can be reached through www.crimestoppers.com or by texting CSTIP plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).

Sunherald.com will update this story as information becomes available.

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