Waveland police searching for armed robber

WAVELAND, MS (WLOX) - Waveland police are looking for a man they said robbed someone around 9:45 a.m. Wednesday.

According to Waveland Police Chief David Allen, the man asked the victim for help before pulling a handgun and robbing him of his money.

Waveland police describe the robber as a tall, slender, white man. He was last seen wearing a green shirt, blue jeans and driving a green Saturn.

Allen said the incident happened on South Street near the bridge by Buccaneer State Park in Waveland. The robber took off towards Buccaneer State Park on South Street.

Anyone with any information is urged to contact the Waveland Police Department by phone at 228-467-3669, or anonymously through the department's website at http://www.wavelandpolice.com/.

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