Gulfport Armed Robbery and Kidnapping
The Gulfport Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating the suspects involved in the crimes of armed robbery and kidnapping.
On September 29, 2016 at approximately 8:56 a.m., the Gulfport Police Department responded to Arlington Square Apartments located at 3300 Pass Road in reference to a reported home invasion.
Upon arrival, it was learned that the victim was inside his residence and smoking marijuana when three armed black male suspects entered his unlocked apartment while wearing hooded shirts. While inside, the suspects assaulted the victim and demanded money. One of the suspects bound and gagged the victim. The suspects later fled the residence after taking marijuana, currency, and a cellular phone from the victim. The suspects fled in an unknown direction. After the suspects fled the apartment, the victim was able to free himself and notify family members for assistance.
The suspects were described as a black males wearing hooded shirts or sweatshirts. These suspects should be considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is urged to contact the Gulfport Police Dept. at 228-868-5959. Help us locate the suspects and solve these crimes. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at www.mscoastcrimestoppers.com or by telephone at (877)787-5898. You can also text information using P3Tips which can be downloaded from your cellular app store.