Armed man robs trailer park manager's office north of Columbia

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 | 6:20 p.m. CDT; updated 8:35 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, July 25, 2012

COLUMBIA — The Boone County Sheriff's Department is looking for a man who robbed the Green Hills Mobile Home Park on Wednesday afternoon, according to a news release.

Deputies responded to 7601 N. Route VV after the park manager reported the robbery at 3:49 p.m. 

According to a news release from the Sheriff's Department, a man entered the manager's office at the trailer park, showed a nickel-plated semi-automatic pistol and demanded cash.

The robber then ran west from the trailer park with a bank bag containing an undisclosed amount of money, according to the release.

The suspect is described as a black male of medium height and weight, between his late 20s and early 30s, with cornrow style hair, a large tattoo on his left shoulder and wearing a sleeveless red T-shirt.

The Sheriff's Department is asking anyone with information about the robbery to call Crime Stoppers at 875-8477.

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