COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - Two men from West Point face more robbery charges in Lowndes County.
According to Sheriff Eddie Hawkins, the robbery happened on May 14 near Durrant Drive.
James Jyshun Smith, Source: Lowndes County Sheriff's Office
Laquincy Markell Washington, Source: Lowndes County Sheriff's Office
Deputies determined two individuals robbed a victim at gunpoint.
The robbers stole the victim's wallet, $110 in cash and cell phone, then ran away.
Detectives identified the two alleged robbers as Laquincy Washington, 20, and James Smith, 21.
Columbus police officers recently arrested both men in connection with several purse snatching incidents.
As of Thursday, both men remain at the Lowndes County jail.