Police Respond to Robbery at Retirement Home
JEFFERSON CITY - Jefferson City Police officers responded to a robbery at Melody House, a retirement and assisted living facility, at approximately 4:30 a.m. Wednesday. Melody House is located at 3031 South Ten Mile Drive in Jefferson City.
Officers contacted the victim who stated that three males entered the business and demanded prescription drugs. One of the suspects was carrying a handgun. This suspect threatened the victim, an attendant at Melody House, with that firearm.
A description of the suspects is three black males, of unknown height or build, and all had their heads partially covered. Only one displayed a handgun.
No one was hurt during the robbery, and the suspects left the business with an undisclosed amount of prescription medication.
Jefferson City Police Detectives are actively investigating this case, and request anyone with information contact the Police Department or contact CrimeStoppers at 659-TIPS (8477).