Gulfport police investigate armed robbery at Hancock Bank

Gulfport police investigate armed robbery at Hancock Bank
(Photo source: GPD)
(Photo source: GPD)

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Following an armed robbery at Hancock Bank, located at 16100 South Swan Road, Gulfport police are asking for help locating the suspect.

According to witnesses, a man approached the teller window at the bank on Jan. 29, implied that he had a weapon and demanded money. After he was given an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect ran away and fled south.

The white, male suspect was last seen wearing a grey colored swear, jeans and a black skull cap. He is approximately 5'3, 130 - 150 pounds.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Gulfport Police Department at 228-868-5959, or Crime Stoppers 877-787-5898. Residents may also text 'CSTIP' and a tip to 274637(CRIMES).

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