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Picture released of "Person of interest" in connection with Tupelo robbery, officer shooting

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TUPELO, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Law enforcement has released pictures of someone described as a "person of interest" in connection with Monday's bank robbery and shooting of two Tupelo police officers.

Officers say the pictures were taken at the Sprint Mart on South Gloster Street 20 minutes before the holdup of the BancorpSouth at Gloster Creek Village.

Trooper Ray Hall with the Mississippi Highway Patrol says investigators want to speak to this person.

If you recognize this person, you are asked to call Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi at 1-800-773-TIPS.

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