Contact: Officer Latisha Stroer, Public Information Officer
Columbia Police Department
ARMED ROBBERY PASSIONS
On 4/13/14 at 11:32 P.M., Officers were dispatched to an armed robbery at 1108 E. Business Loop 70, Passions Adult Entertainment Store. The investigation revealed a black male entered the store, picked out two videos and walked up to the clerk. The suspect pulled out a hand gun and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money and left the store. It is unknown if the suspect fled the scene on foot or by vehicle. There was no one injured during the robbery and the investigation is ongoing.
Black male, in his thirties, 6', with a medium build, last seen wearing a blue jacket. The suspect was armed with a handgun.
If anyone has any information about this incident, please contact the Columbia Police Department or Crime Stoppers at (573) 875-TIPS to remain anonymous.