MPD Investigates Reported Robbery

Meridian, Miss. Meridian police are investigating the armed robbery of a man Tuesday night. It happened about 8 p.m.

Police say a man was robbed at gunpoint in the 1300 block of 15th Avenue after he stopped to give a subject a ride.

Police say the suspect pulled a handgun and robbed the man of his cellphone before running away.

Police say the victim has since decided not to pursue charges in the case.