Armed Robber Caught

Ocean Springs' police officers responded to an armed robbery at the Bay Collection Clothing Store on Friday.

The suspect demanded money at gun point and fled with an undetermined amount of money.

Shortly after the incident, the suspect was arrested and identified as Brian Blades of San Diego, California.

Blades is being held at the Ocean Springs Police Department, charged with Armed Robbery and awaiting a Bond Hearing.

Anyone with further information in this investigation is asked to contact the Ocean Springs Police Department at 878-2211.  Ask for Detective J.D. Owens.