Police investigate strong arm robbery in downtown Columbia

1 year 11 months 2 weeks ago Tuesday, November 07 2017 Nov 7, 2017 Tuesday, November 07, 2017 9:33:00 AM CST November 07, 2017 in News
By: Maggie Madro, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - A strong arm robbery happened early Tuesday morning in downtown Columbia.

Columbia Police responded to reports of someone screaming in the 200 block of Hitt Street; officers arrived and found a male victim in an alley. He said had been hit by someone multiple times before the person robbed him and ran away.

The victim was talked to a local hospital for evaluation.

The investigation is on-going so if you have any information regarding this robbery please contact CPD at (573) 874-7652 or call CrimeStoppers at (573) 875-TIPS.

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