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Suspects Sought in Pontotoc Burglary

PONTOTOC, Miss. — Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi and the Pontotoc County Sheriff’s Department needs your help in solving a burglary of a commercial building.

Deputies are investigating a burglary that occurred early Monday (Dec. 10, 2012) where two white males entered the Dollar General Store on Highway 278 in Pontotoc through the front door.

The suspects were able to make off with the business safe which contained a large amount of money.

The suspects were described as white males, 5’10 – 6’0 in height.

One suspect was wearing a black ski mask, camouflage long sleeve shirt, light blue jeans and boots.

If anyone has any information about this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-773-TIPS (8477). You can also visit our web-site at, Crime Stoppers will pay up to a $1,000 for information that leads to an arrest.