Church's Chicken robbed Friday evening

Saturday, July 14, 2012 | 11:59 a.m. CDT; updated 3:29 p.m. CDT, Saturday, July 14, 2012

COLUMBIA — Police are seeking a suspect in connection with a robbery Friday evening at Church's Chicken.

A man entered the restaurant at 308 Business Loop 70 W. at about 7:30 p.m. and handed the cashier a note demanding money, according to a Columbia Police Department news release. Although he never displayed a weapon, he made the cashier believe he had a gun.

He left the scene on foot and was last seen getting into a white Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck. The truck fled southbound. No one was injured in the robbery.

No arrests have been made, and the investigation is ongoing. According to the press release, the suspect is a tall, skinny and bald black male. He was last seen wearing a brown shirt and blue jeans.

Columbia police request anyone with information contact the Columbia Police Department or call Crime Stoppers at 875-8477.

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