Police say two clerks were inside when two men entered the store, jumped the counter taking cash from the register. One of the suspects had a weapon.
Witnesses told officers that the robbers left driving and older model Cadillac. The getaway car was found abandoned at a Pizza Hut less than a quarter mile from the robbery.
Investigators were able to recover a handgun and some of the stolen money. Four people were charged in connection with the crime.
23-year-old Jasmine Simmons, 18-year-old Devonte Tolliver, 25-year-old A.C. Washington, and 21-year-old Brittany Ward are all charged with conspiracy to commit armed robbery and armed robbery.
Vicksburg Police also obtained a warrant from Lafayette Police Department in Louisiana for the arrest of Tolliver for burglary. Bond was set at $500,000 for the burglary charge.
Tolliver, along with the other suspects will be arraigned in Vicksburg Municipal Court on Monday.
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