Armed Robbery Suspect Surrenders

Lauderdale County officials say 33-year-old Michael J. Reed turned himself in after his photo aired on Newscenter 11. Reed was wanted in connection with an armed robbery at the Shell station in Toomsuba Dec. 27.

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Lauderdale County authorities have identified the man they say robbed three people at gunpoint in Toomsuba Dec. 27.

Chief Deputy Ward Calhoun says physical evidence sent to the crime lab, as well as surveillance video, helped authorities identify Michael J. Reed, 33, as the suspect.

The armed robbery happened at the Shell station off of I-20 at Toomsuba.

Officials say the suspect pulled a gun and robbed the clerk and then two customers.

If you know where Reed can be found, call Crimestoppers at 601-485-1860.