The Vicksburg Police Department reports that an armed robbery and assault occurred Tuesday on Speed Street.
At 3:24 a.m. Tuesday, a victim entered the police station at 820 Veto Street reporting that he had been robbed.
The victim said he had given a Black male who he knew a ride from the Kings community to an address on Speed Street. When they arrived, the male struck him several times on his head with a handgun, causing minor injuries. The suspect then fled on foot with the victim’s Glock handgun.
If you have any information on this incident, please call the Vicksburg Police Department at 601-636-2511.