Columbia Police Department officers were dispatched to a report of an armed robbery at Passions Adult Boutique, 1108 E. Business Loop 70 E., on Thursday, Sept. 24 at approximately 12:05 a.m. One suspect entered the store and demanded money while displaying a handgun.
The suspect fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. He was last seen heading southbound on Pannell Street. A Columbia Police K-9 unit was used to track the suspect but was unable to locate him.
The suspect was described as a white male with reddish facial hair, in his mid- to late 30s, approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing 180 pounds. No injuries were reported.
There is no further information to provide at this time, as this is an active investigation.
If you know something, say something. Columbia Police are asking for your help. 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 2020-009063