MPD Says Man Injured in Robbery Attempt

MGN Online

Meridian, Miss. Meridian police say officers responded to a call of an attempted armed robbery at 1:26 a.m. Tuesday.

The reported incident happened in the 1600 block of 26th Avenue.

Officials say the victim told authorities that the suspect attempted to rob him at knife point. The victim fought back and was cut on the left arm and was treated and released at a local hospital.

The MPD says detectives are working on the case.