Gulfport Police searching for armed robbery suspects

Gulfport Police searching for armed robbery suspects

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Gulfport Police need your help identifying two people involved in a burglary/armed robbery of a residence. The armed robbery happened on January 23, around 10:25 p.m. in the 1200 block of 2nd Street.

Investigators say a man wearing dark clothing that concealed his identity, entered a residence through a window and took the homeowner's purse at knifepoint. The man then ran away with a second person. Their blurry images captured on video surveillance are all they left behind.

Anyone with any information is urged to contact the Gulfport Police Department at (228) 868-5959. You can also visit the "Do You Know Me?" section of our website at

Crime Stoppers also takes tips at, by telephone at (877)787-5898, or by texting CSTIP plus your message to 274637(CRIMES).

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