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Police seek location of Tupelo armed robbery suspect

Lawrence Wright | Photo: Tupelo PD

The suspect is identified as Lawrence Wright.

Posted: Nov. 13, 2018 11:11 AM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Tupelo police are asking for help locating an armed robbery suspect.

The suspect is identified as Lawrence Wright.

Police say he went inside the Murphy’s Express at 2255 West Main Street on July 21 and used a weapon to demand money from the store’s clerk.

A capias warrant is in effect for Wright.

He is described as a black male, 5’7” in height and weighs approximately 190 pounds.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-773-8477.

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