Police searching for Ocean Springs bank robbery suspect

OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) - Officials with the Ocean Springs Police Department tell us the Hancock Bank on Washington Avenue was robbed on Friday morning.

Authorities said a clean shaven black male wearing a multicolored, dread lock style hat entered the bank and made a gesture that he had a weapon. Police say the man was wearing a light colored T-shirt and fled on foot in an unknown direction.

If you have information on the identity of the suspect, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 877-787-5898.

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