TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) -- Two people are behind bars, facing charges in connection with an armed robbery.
The robbery happened Saturday, April 20 at a local hotel.
A 73-year-old man was injured during the robbery. The victim was treated and released from North Mississippi Medical Center.
On Wednesday, April 24, Tupelo Police arrested Timothy L. Smithey, 40, of Tupelo and Cassie D. Hendricks, 32, of Mesa, Arizona for armed robbery.
Smithey is charged with armed robbery.
Hendricks is charged with being an accessory to armed robbery.
Bond will be set Thursday afternoon at 2:00 p.m.