Columbia Police investigating Conley Rd. robbery
COLUMBIA - Columbia Police responded to a report of a strong-arm robbery that occurred in the parking lot at Sam's Club, 101 Conley Road.
Upon arrival, officers were told that a man had grabbed a woman's purse and fled toward Highway 63.
The first responding officer saw the suspect crossing Highway 63 eastbound and called for additional assistance from officers.
CPD established perimeters, but were not able to locate the suspect.
The suspect was described as a white male with a beard in his 40s who has a scar on his eyebrow. He was last seen wearing a green camouflage beanie type hat with a dark green sweater with brown khaki pants.
The victim was not injured during the robbery. This is an ongoing investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to please contact the Columbia Police Department or CrimeStoppers at 573-875-8477.