Attempted Robbery Reported at Philly Motel


PHILADELPHIA, Miss.–Two men staying at Philadelphia motel reported an attempted robbery early Saturday.

The manager of the Best Western on Hwy. 16 called police at 3:30 Saturday morning, saying two men staying there reported someone had tried to rob them. It was unclear from police radio traffic if the suspect was armed.

The manager reported the suspect was a Black man with dreadlocks.

It was unclear what police found out when they responded.