Ocean Springs police searching for EZ Vapors robbery suspect

OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) - Officials in Ocean Springs tell WLOX News a man robbed the EZ Vapors store on Bienville Boulevard on Thursday. Officials said the man indicated he had a weapon but never displayed it.

Authorities said the man ordered the store clerk to sit down then went behind the counter and grabbed cash out of the register and took the clerk's cell phone and the store's land line phone before fleeing on foot. Officials said the man dropped $120 in his rush to get away.

Police tell us they have a K9 unit searching the area. They said the suspect had on glasses and was wearing a black rain jacket and black jeans.

WLOX News will update this story as more information becomes available.

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