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Armed robber sought by deputies in Yazoo County

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Yazoo County deputies are looking for a man responsible for robbing and injuring a convenience store clerk in Bentonia.

An employee at Bentonia Gas and Food on Pritchard Avenue told us it happened early Monday morning, just after 5 a.m. He said a man entered the store and produced a gun, then hit the clerk in the head.

The suspect then got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The altercation left the clerk with a bruise and swollen eye.

The employee said the suspect was completely covered, wearing a face mask and dark glasses.

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