Highway 19 CEFCO robbery under investigation


MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Investigators are now looking for the man who robbed Meridian's Hwy 19 CEFCO.

The robbery happened around 6:30 pm Wednesday. The suspect is described as a tall black man wearing a gray hoodie and gray pants.

Chief Benny Dubose says the man had his hand inside his pockets as if he had a gun, but did not actually pull out a weapon. He took less than $100 from the store.

The Chief says investigators might know the identity of the suspect, but they have not confirmed it to Newscenter 11 at this time. Chief Dubose also says the suspect might have been in the store before the robbery took place.

If you know anything about this crime, please call the Crimestopper line at 855-485-TIPS.