Meridian Star

Local News

February 20, 2013

Gunman demands cash from woman

MERIDIAN — A woman was the victim of an attempted armed robbery Tuesday night outside of Old Marion Road Apartments, according to a Meridian Police Department press release.

    A black male approached the woman shortly before midnight and demanded money after brandishing a handgun, according to police. The woman told police she had no money and that the robbery suspect ran away empty handed.

    The man was wearing a blue shirt, black jacket and a hat, the woman told police.

    Anyone with information about the robbery attempt is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 601-485-1860. The information may be worth cash if arrests made lead to a conviction.

1
Text Only
Local News
Facebook
Helium debate
Helium
Twitter Updates
AP Video
Disbanding Muslim Surveillance Draws Praise Hundreds Missing After South Korean Ferry Sinks Passengers Abuzz After Plane Hits Swarm of Bees Boston Bomb Scare Defendant Appears in Court Pistorius Trial: Adjourned Until May 5 Diaz Gets Physical for New Comedy Raw: Ferry Sinks Off South Korean Coast Town, Victims Remember Texas Blast Freeze Leaves Florida Panhandle With Dead Trees At Boston Marathon, a Chance to Finally Finish Are School Dress Codes Too Strict? Raw: Fatal Ferry Boat Accident Suspicious Bags Found Near Marathon Finish Line Boston Marks the 1st Anniversary of Bombing NYPD Ends Muslim Surveillance Program 8-year-old Boy Gets His Wish: Fly Like Iron Man Sex Offenders Arrested in Slayings of CA Women India's Transgenders Celebrate Historic Ruling Tributes Mark Boston Bombing Anniversary Raw: Kan. Shooting Suspect Faces Judge
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide