Liquor store robber wanted in Lee County

Source: Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi

The robber was able to steal money and items from the Verona store.

Posted: Nov 13, 2019 4:26 PM

VERONA, Miss. (WTVA) - Law enforcement officers in Lee County are seeking the whereabouts of the robber who held up a liquor store in Verona.

According to Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi, the robbery happened the night of Nov. 1 at the Main Street Liquor and Wine store.

The robber entered the store while the store’s clerk was preparing to close, pointed a handgun and demanded money, according to Crime Stoppers.

After stealing money and items, the robber ran away.

Crime Stoppers described the robber as a black male, seen wearing a black jacket over a white hoodie and a white mask.

Anyone with information can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-773-8477.

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