On 10/10/2014, at approximately 9:38 P.M., the Columbia Police Department was notified of an armed robbery that occurred approximately fifteen minutes prior on the parking lot of 1800 I-70 Drive Southwest. The victim reported he and his girlfriend were approached in the parking lot by an unknown black male. The suspect reportedly pointed a handgun at the victim and demanded the victim's wallet. After stealing the wallet, the suspect fled on foot running Eastbound. No injuries were reported.
The suspect was described as a black male approximately 5'10" to 6' tall, muscular build, dark complexion and dreadlocks. The suspect was wearing a dark colored ball cap, dark colored hooded sweatshirt and dark colored sweatpants. No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.
Any new information will be provided in a media release update.
Anyone with information can call the Columbia Police Department at 573-874-7652 or Crime Stoppers at 573-875-TIPS to remain anonymous.