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Armed robbery arrest made in Ackerman

A man is accused of holding a woman at gunpoint in Ackerman.

Posted: May 13, 2019 3:31 PM
Updated: May 14, 2019 9:28 AM

ACKERMAN, Miss. (WTVA) - A man is accused of holding a woman at gunpoint in Ackerman.

Bernard Miller was arrested Saturday afternoon and charged with armed robbery.

Ackerman Police Chief Tim Cook said the incident happened Saturday at Honey’s Place Laundromat.

Miller managed to get the woman’s cellphone, the police chief confirmed. 

Cook said the woman is OK.

Another person was also arrested and charged in connection to the armed robbery.

Martina Cunningham of Weir was charged with accessory after the fact on Monday afternoon.

Cook said Cunningham was the driver of the vehicle identified in video surveillance.

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