COLUMBIA — Two people were robbed by a man early Wednesday at South Farms, 3600 New Haven Road, according to a MU Police Department news release.
The robber approached the male and female victims, who were in a parked vehicle at the scene at about 4 a.m. He had a handgun and demanded money, the release said.
The robber left the scene in a large white vehicle with a black luggage rack on top, after taking property and money. According to the news release, the vehicle could be a Cadillac Escalade.
He was described as a mid-30s black male, approximately 6 feet tall with very short hair. He was wearing a black T-shirt.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Joe Kingsbury at 884-2605. Anyone who wishes to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 875-8477. Online tips may be submitted at 875tips.com.
If the information leads to an arrest, the tipper could be eligible for a $1,500 reward.
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