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HPD Investigates Jr. Food Mart Robbery

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HATTIESBURG, Miss. - One main is behind bars for robbing a Jr. Food Mart on Hardy Street.

Hattiesburg Police are charging 33-year-old Thomas Waites with armed robbery.

They say he allegedly approached the store clerk and demanded cash from the register.

Police say Waites allegedly gestured that he had a hand gun.

He was caught shortly after at the intersection of Broad Street and Dearborn Avenue.

No one was hurt during the robbery.

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