June 12, 2023

Simpson County authorities look for man in attempted robbery

Therese Apel

Do you know this man? Call the Simpson County Sheriff's Department.

Authorities in Simpson County are trying to identify a man who allegedly attempted to rob a local convenience store.

According to Facebook posts from the Simpson County Sheriff’s Department and Tony’s One Stop, on Sunday a man attempted to rob the location at the intersection of Hwy 13 & Hwy 28. He and an unknown driver left in a Maroon Jeep Compass with tinted windows traveling down Hwy 13 south toward Prentiss.

The post from Tony’s One Stop says the man was carrying what appeared to be a Colt .45 revolver with a wooden handle. The Jeep may have had a dealership tag on it.

If anyone can identify this man please call the Simpson County Sheriff’s Office @601-847-2921 or MS Crime Stoppers @ 601-355-8477. Remember, that you do not have to give your name.

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