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Popeye's restaurant robbed at gunpoint

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - A Jackson fast food restaurant was held up at gunpoint Wednesday afternoon. 

It happened around 2:30PM at the Popeye's on Clinton Boulevard. 

Police tell us there were no customers inside at the time of the robbery. Employees gave officers a description of the suspect. 

"A black male, approximately 6 feet in height, slim build, black t-shirt, black hat, entered the location, displayed a handgun and demanded money," said Officer Brady Hightower, JPD Public Information Officer. 

The robber left the business on foot with an undetermined amount of cash. He was last seen headed west on Clinton Boulevard. 

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