Subway robbery, police sought suspect

PETAL, Miss. - An armed robbery at a local Subway Saturday now has police investigating.

Petal investigator, Sammy Ray said, "An unknown Black male entered one of our Subway restaurant locations. Subject brandished a weapon and demanded the money that was located within the cash register."

Police said the robber displayed a semi-automatic pistol, demanded cash, then ran off toward Walgreen's with it.

"Fortunately, no was injured during this. Petal is a low-crime area with violent crimes such as those. But, occasionally some of those do spill over into the Petal area," said Ray.

Police are still looking for the suspect.

If you know of any information, you can contact the Petal Police Department.

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