TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) -- Tupelo police say they have a person of interest in custody in the afternoon strong armed robbery of a convenience store.
Investigators say the man was taken into custody off Madison Street just before 5 p.m.
Police were called to the Texaco Food Mart at North Gloster and West Jackson Street around 4 p.m.
They say a man between the ages of 17 and 23 grabbed money from the store register and ran out of the store.
Authorities say they expect to release more information on Thursday.