By Ray Van Dusen
AMORY – Police have named a suspect in a Wednesday robbery and have issued a warrant for his arrest.
William Marcus Jones, 29, of Chickasaw County, is being sought in connection to the armed robbery of Sassy Pups in Amory and the theft of a vehicle. Jones is a black male, approximately 5 feet, 6 inches tall with a slender build.
On Wednesday, Sassy Pups, a pet grooming shop, was robbed, with the suspect brandishing a box cutter. He took an employee’s car, which was later recovered in Houston.
The Amory Police Department requests anyone with information on the location of Jones contact Amory Police at 256-2676 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-530-7151.