City of Columbia Missouri Police Department Police Department

600 E. Walnut Street
Columbia, MO 65201

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 4, 2021

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

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

Columbia Police investigate robbery in the 100 block of W. Broadway, May 4

(COLUMBIA, MO) -

Columbia Police responded to a report of a robbery with a gun in the 100 block of W. Broadway on May 4 at approximately 2:30 a.m.

Officers arrived and located one adult male victim. The victim reported that while he was in his vehicle, the suspect approached the vehicle and demanded property while brandishing a handgun.

The victim complied by handing over an undisclosed amount of cash.

There were no injuries reported. 

The victim described the suspect as a Black male, approximately 6’3 to 6‘5 tall. The suspect was last seen leaving the area in a red SUV with shiny rims. 

This is an ongoing investigation. More information may become available at a later time.

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 2021-004112



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