City of Columbia Missouri Police Department Police Department

600 E. Walnut Street
Columbia, MO 65201

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 16, 2020

CONTACT: Jeff Pitts
Community Relations Specialist/Public Information Officer
Columbia Police Department
City of Columbia
573.817.5049
policepio@CoMo.gov

Brittany Hilderbrand
Community Relations Specialist/Public Information Officer
Columbia Police Department
City of Columbia
573.874.7671
policepio@CoMo.gov

Columbia Police investigate a robbery with a weapon in the 100 block of North Stadium Drive on Oct. 15

(COLUMBIA, MO) -

Columbia Police were dispatched to a report of a robbery with a weapon in the 100 block of North Stadium Drive on Thursday, Oct. 15 at approximately 9 p.m.

The victim reported leaving a residence in an apartment building and that two subjects approached him, ordering him into a laundry room in the building. They demanded his wallet and phone while one suspect displayed a knife. There were no injuries during this incident. 

The victim described the suspects as two black males, both in their late teens. He described one of the suspects as approximately 6’ and light complected, and the other as wearing an orange hoodie. 

The suspects were last seen running out of the apartment building, but their direction after they exited is unknown.

This is an ongoing investigation, and there are no further details to provide at this time. 

Anyone with information regarding this case 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 2020-009925



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