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Suspect sought in Southaven armed robbery

Southaven Police are asking the public’s help in finding a suspect connected with a recent armed robbery that took place.

The incident occurred Sunday, Aug. 23 at the Valero gas station, 4032 Stateline Road West.

Police said one person has been arrested in connection with the robbery, but a second person is still being sought.  

Demarion Hicks, wanted for armed robbery.
(Southaven Police Dept. Facebook)

Police have identified the suspect at Demarion Hicks, who is wanted for armed robbery. 

If you have any information that would help police locate Demarion Hicks, please call 662-393-8652 or email information to 

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