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Search in Gulfport for 'armed and dangerous' robbery suspect

If you recognize this man, call the Gulfport Police Dept. at (228) 868-5959. (Photo source: Gulfport Police Dept.) If you recognize this man, call the Gulfport Police Dept. at (228) 868-5959. (Photo source: Gulfport Police Dept.)
GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) -

Do you recognize the man in these surveillance pictures? Gulfport Police hope you do. He's wanted in at least four separate robberies over a the last six weeks. And police warn, he should be considered armed and dangerous. 

According to investigators, in each robbery, the man came in showing a handgun and demanding cash. And each time, he got away with an undisclosed amount of money. 

He's described as a black man with a heavy build, approximately 50-60 years old, who walks with a limp. He has a a "Salt & Pepper" beard or goatee, but would typically would wear some type of rag or mask over his face with a skull cap. During one of the robberies, he didn’t wear a mask, and instead wore a hooded sweat shirt. 

Here are the dates/times and locations of the robberies when these photos were captured: 

  • Monday, August 17, 2015 at approximately 9:30pm, Chevron Gas Station (12486 Highway 49) 
  • Friday, September 11, 2015 at approximately 12:35am, Shell Gas Station (10015 Highway 49) 
  • Saturday, September 19, 2015 at approximately 8:42pm, Dollar General (817 Pass Road) 
  • Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at approximately 9:30pm, Shell Gas Station (394 Pass Road) 

If you have any information that could help police crack this case, call the Gulfport Police Department at (228) 868-5959. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at www.mscoastcrimestoppers.com or by calling (877)787-5898. 

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