Arrest Made in Robbery Case
The case involved a juvenile who was reported to the columbia police department that while driving northeast Columbia, an unknown female suspect that entered the front seat of her vehicle, while stopped at a stop sign.
The suspect then displayed a knife and demanded the driver to turn over her cash. After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect then fled the area on foot. The investigation of the robbery was turned over to the major crimes unit of the Columbia Police Department.
On May 12th, Thrower was arrested for an unrelated assault by an investigator from the Major Crimes Unit.
Thrower was arrested for one count of armed criminal action, and one count of first degree robbery. Presently she is in the custody of the Boone County Sheriffs Department.
Anyone with any information is requested to call Crime Stoppers at (573) 875-8477.