Tupelo police investigating weekend armed robbery

Tupelo police are seeking information about a weekend armed robbery.

Posted: Dec. 17, 2018 10:39 AM
Updated: Dec. 17, 2018 6:55 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Tupelo police are seeking information about a weekend armed robbery.

Police say the incident happened Saturday, Dec. 15, at approximately 6 p.m. at the Briar Ridge Wine and Spirits store located at 2025 Briar Ridge Road.

They say a black man entered the store on two occasions. During the second entry, the man allegedly displayed a weapon and demanded money.

The man is described as 5 feet 7 inches tall, weighs 115 pounds. He was last seen wearing a gray hoodie, blue jeans and a plaid bandana covering his face.

Police say the man left the store in a maroon Nissan Maxima the first time he left.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi at 1-800-773-8477.

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