Circle K on U.S. 61 South robbed

Published 10:50 am Friday, July 13, 2018

Vicksburg police are looking for two men who reportedly robbed the Circle K, 4888 U.S. 61 South, about 6:35 a.m. Friday.

Sgt. Johnnie Edwards said two men wearing shirts over their faces walked into the store, displayed handguns, took an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes and left on foot in the direction of a wooded area behind the store.

Any one with information on the robbery can call Central Mississippi Crime Stoppers at 601-636-1761, or Central Mississippi Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS (8477) or 1-866-481-8477. Crime Stoppers offers a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest of the people involved in the robbery.

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