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Police hunt two men following Dollar General robbery in Blue Mountain

Police are hunting two men who managed to rob Blue Mountain's Dollar General.

Posted: Nov 14, 2017 3:36 PM
Updated: Nov 14, 2017 8:02 PM

BLUE MOUNTAIN, Miss. (WTVA) – Police in Blue Mountain are searching for two men who robbed a Dollar General.

Blue Mountain Police Chief Jim Taylor says it happened the night of Sunday, November 12 around 9:57.

Taylor says two men walked into the store through the front door. One man had a gun and put his hand on one of the store clerks and pushed her into a back office.

The second man grabbed another employee and forced her into the back room as well, Taylor said.

Police say more than $2,000 was taken.

The two men are still at large as of Wednesday afternoon. The Tippah County Sheriff’s Department is also working on the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Blue Mountain police at 662-685-4721.

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