LAUREL, Miss – Jones County officials are searching for a man accused of severely beating and robbing a woman.
Deputies say it happened last night on Lucas Street, in Laurel.
The victim says Lemuel Henry, 32, of Laurel, approached her around 8:30 p.m.
According to the police report, Henry asked her for money. When she refused, he beat her and took her money.
Anyone having any information on the whereabouts of Henry is encouraged to contact Jones County Crime Stoppers or Laurel Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 601.399.4440.