MPD Investigates Robbery

Meridian, Miss. Meridian police have one person in custody, and are searching for several others, in an armed robbery early Thursday morning in Meridian.

Police say it happened just before 2 a.m. in the 1300 block of Hamilton Avenue.

Investigators say three men and two women forced their way into a room and robbed the people there at gunpoint.

Police say they took a person of interest into custody not long after the incident, but that person was not immediately charged.