Columbia Police Department officers were dispatched to a report of an armed robbery at McDonald's, 415 N. Stadium Blvd., on Monday, Sept. 30, at approximately 3:15 a.m. Two suspects entered the restaurant and brandished handguns while demanding money.
After being told by employees there was no access to the safe or cash, one suspect struck an employee with his handgun. Both suspects then fled the area on foot. The employee sustained a minor injury and was transported to a local emergency room for treatment. Witnesses described the two suspects as both being black males in their 20’s. One suspect was wearing a gray hoodie and the other was wearing a black hoodie. There is no further information to release at this time as this in an ongoing investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to please contact the Columbia Police Department at 573.874.7652 or Crimestoppers at 573.875.TIPS (8477) to remain anonymous.
Case number 2019-010275