Police Investigating King City Armed Robbery

Meridian Police are searching for a suspect involved in an armed robbery at a local store Tuesday night.

Investigators say the armed robbery occurred at King City on Highway 39 North around 9:30. Police tell Newscenter 11 that a man entered the store and pulled a gun before fleeing on foot.

Authorities say the suspect is described as a black male with a very dark complexion and a deep voice, wearing a blue hoodie and a blue and black bandanna over his face. Police say the suspect was also wearing gloves.

If you have any information about this latest armed robbery, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 601-485-1860.