Police investigate attempted armed robbery at Columbia gas station

6 months 3 weeks 6 days ago Friday, January 20 2017 Jan 20, 2017 Friday, January 20, 2017 9:18:00 AM CST January 20, 2017 in News
By: Steve Lambson, News Content Manager

COLUMBIA - Police are investigating an attempted armed robbery at the Eagle Stop gas station on Providence Road at I-70.

According to police, the incident happened shortly after 4 a.m. Friday, when two men came into the store with guns. When they saw a security guard, however, they left immediately. Nothing was stolen, and no one was hurt.

Officers have not found the suspects, and continue to investigate.

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