Pascagoula Police Search For Suspect In Armed Robbery

PASCAGOULA (WLOX) -- Pascagoula Police need your help to find the suspect in an attempted armed robbery at Wal-Mart.

Friday afternoon, a Pascagoula woman was attacked by an armed gunman in the store's parking lot about 2:40. She apparently stepped out of her car, was hit in the face by the suspect, and then held at gunpoint.

The woman was taken to Singing River Hospital to treat her injuries.

Police say the suspect is a white male, in his late 20s or early 30s. He is about 5 feet, 9 inches tall, medium build, with light brown or sandy colored hair.

He was last seen wearing a black shirt, green khaki pants, and a camouflage baseball cap.

After the attack, he was seen running from the area east through the parking lot of Wal-Mart.

If you have any information, call the Pascagoula Police Department at (228) 769-2211.