MPD Says Two Charged in Mugging

Meridian, Miss.

Meridian police say they have two people in custody in a mugging that happened late Monday. The victim had to be taken to the hospital.

Police say it happened about 5 p.m. in the 1700 block of North Frontage Road.

Police say the victim was robbed of cash at knife-point, received minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital.

The MPD did not immediately release the names of the suspects.