Suspect unknown after armed robbery at O'Reilly Auto Parts

7 months 1 day 21 hours ago Saturday, October 21 2017 Oct 21, 2017 Saturday, October 21, 2017 10:10:35 PM CDT October 21, 2017 in News
By: Edward Redler, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - An armed robbery occurred Saturday night at an O’Reilly Auto Parts store on Cooper Drive.

CPD officers were dispatched at about 8:30 p.m. An investigation revealed a man entered the store with a handgun and demanded money from the employee. The suspect fled the store on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

The employee was not injured during the robbery.

The suspect is described as a man in his late 20’s to early 30’s. He's approximately 5’10” and weighs about 150 pounds.

The suspect's face was covered during the robbery.  

Police ask if you have any information regarding this incident, please contact them at (573)874-7652, or call CrimeStoppers at (573) 875-TIPS to remain anonymous.

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