Columbia Police officers continue to search for a suspect after a bank robbery at Merchants and Farmers Bank on Friday, June 8.
Officers responded to the business located at 4000 Range Line Street at 2:10 p.m. for reports of a commercial robbery. The preliminary investigation revealed a white, male suspect entered the bank armed with a firearm and demanded money. The suspect retrieved an undisclosed amount of money before fleeing the area on foot. There were no reported injuries or property damage as a result of the robbery.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is assisting the Columbia Police Department with the search. The investigation is on-going.
If anyone has any information related to this incident, they’re asked to contact the Columbia Police Department at (573) 874-7652, or to call CrimeStoppers at (573) 875-TIPS (8477) to remain anonymous.