Police release suspect description in Missouri Credit Union robbery

Monday, June 23, 2014 | 6:39 p.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — The Columbia Police Department released Monday the description of the suspect who robbed the Missouri Credit Union at 3401 Buttonwood Drive on Saturday morning.

According to a Columbia Police Department news release, the suspect is a white male, between the age of 20 to 30. He is described as being between 5 feet 5 inches and 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs approximately 130 to 150 pounds. He was wearing a bandana over his face, according to the release and a screen shot from one of the bank's surveillance cameras, which was released by the Police Department.

The man entered the bank and implied that he had a gun, according to a news release issued Saturday by Columbia police. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money and then fled the scenein a gray four-door sedan. He was last scene driving north from the bank on Buttonwood Drive, Monday's release said.

Monday's release said there is no additional information at this time and the investigation into the robbery is ongoing.

Supervising editor is Samuel Hardiman.

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