Suspect Taken into Custody in Attempted Armed Robbery

Meridian, Miss. Meridian police took a suspect into custody in an attempted armed robbery Thursday night.

A person was trying to withdraw money from an ATM near the gas station at Wal-Mart on Highway 19 around 9 p.m. when a black male walked up with a gun in his hand.

The victim then drove away and called police and gave a description of the suspect. Shortly thereafter, police took a suspect into custody.