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Suspect sought in armed robbery of Gulfport gas station

Surveillance photo shows the suspect wanted in an armed robbery in Gulfport Thursday night. (Photo source: Gulfport Police Dept) Surveillance photo shows the suspect wanted in an armed robbery in Gulfport Thursday night. (Photo source: Gulfport Police Dept)
GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) -

Police in Gulfport are asking for the public's help to identify and catch a man suspected of robbing a gas station at gunpoint.

Authorities say the man entered the Chevron on Kelly Avenue in Gulfport at 9:34 p.m. Thursday, wearing dark clothing, a mask, and brandishing a handgun. After the store clerk handed over an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect fled on foot in an unknown direction.

If anyone knows anything about this crime or the suspect involved, please contact Gulfport Police Department at 228-868-5959 or Mississippi Coast Crimestoppers at 877-787-5898.

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