City of Columbia Missouri Police Department Police Department

600 E. Walnut Street
Columbia, MO 65201


October 31, 2019

CONTACT: Jeff Pitts
Community Relations Specialist/Public Information Officer
Columbia Police Department
City of Columbia

Update: Columbia Police seeks public's assistance in identifying suspect in armed robbery at Break Time on Oct. 30


Columbia Police is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect from photos taken at the scene of an armed robbery at Break Time, 2402 Paris Road, on Oct. 30, at 1:30 a.m. The suspect entered the store and brandished a handgun while demanding money. 

He is described as a black male between 40 and 50 years old, approximately 5’10" tall with a medium build. At the time of the incident, the suspect was wearing blue jeans with a black coat. Attached are two photos taken from the store’s surveillance cameras. 

Anyone with additional 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 2019-011428

Original Press Release(s):

Columbia Police investigate armed robbery at Break Time, 2402 Paris Road, on Oct. 30.

Location: 2402 Paris Road

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