Suspect in Saturday Robbery in Custody

Kelly Paul Brown, Jr.

Meridian police say they now have the suspect in a Saturday night armed robbery in the parking lot at Bonita Wal-Mart in custody.

30-year-old Kelly Paul Brown, Jr., was wanted for allegedly robbing a female of her purse at knife-point. He also faces a charge of aggravated assault.

Police say Brown had outstanding warrants for other crimes committed in Lauderdale County.