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HPD Still Searching For Convenience Store Robbers

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HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Hattiesburg Police are still on the hunt for two suspects who are wanted in connection with a convenience store robbery.

Two men walked inside the Lamar Convenience Store on 40th Avenue Monday night, pointed a gun at the clerk, and demand money from the cash register.

The employee in the store, Mahur Adams, said the robbery only took two or three minutes.

He said keeps a gun in the store and he thought about shooting the suspects, but he didn't because they robbers looked like teenagers.

Police say the two suspects got away in a red car.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hattiesburg Police Department or to call Crimestoppers.

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