PEARL, MS (WLBT) - A Florence man is behind bars for trying to rob the Waffle House in Pearl Sunday night.
Acting on a tip, Pearl police and the Rankin County Sheriff's Department arrested 46-year-old E.L. "Bubba" Busby at his home Monday.
Investigators found a vehicle matching the description of the one used in the attempted robbery. A similar incident happened in Jackson the same night.
Police say that individual matched Busby's description.
JPD's robbery division has been notified about the arrest in Pearl.
Busby is being held at the Rankin County Jail without bond.
His initial court appearance is set for 9am tomorrow in Pearl Municipal Court.
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