Columbus police respond to reported armed robbery

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A person is in custody after a reported armed robbery in Columbus.

Posted: May 29, 2019 5:13 PM
Updated: May 29, 2019 7:02 PM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A person is in custody after a reported armed robbery in Columbus.

Columbus police officers responded Wednesday afternoon to the area of Byrnes Circle, which is located just north of Propst Park.

Police have not released specific information about the incident, but Columbus Police Chief Fred Shelton said no one was hurt.

He said a gun was recovered.

Police are questioning the person they have in custody. That person’s name has not been released.

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