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Police investigate armed robbery of Jackson Popeye's

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

On Wednesday, officers responded to 4725 Clinton Blvd at Popeye's, in response to an armed robbery.

Police spoke to a witness who said that two suspects with handguns walked into the store wearing all black.

We are told that one suspect jumped the counter and escorted the manager to the safe at the rear of the store. The second suspect made the front counter cashier open up the registers and dump the contents in a white plastic store bag.

Police say both suspects exited and ran north on Colebrook. One of the employees was struck on the left side of her head with the handgun by one of the suspects.

Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to contact the Jackson Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS.

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