Police: Three people in custody, two guns recovered after robbery attempt at Mississippi shopping mall

Published 10:43 am Saturday, July 16, 2022

Three suspects are in custody, and two guns have been recovered after a robbery attempt in the bathroom of a Mississippi shopping mall.

WTOK News in Meridian reports that the robbery occurred at approximately 5:30 p.m. Friday at the Uptown Meridian Mall.

Meridian Police report that the suspects attempted to rob a victim in the mall’s bathroom near the food court. Nothing was taken in the robbery attempt, police say.

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The victim has reportedly told police that they knew the suspects from school.

The incident remains under investigation.