Contact: Officer Latisha Stroer, Public Information Officer
Columbia Police Department
ARMED ROBBERY GRINDSTONE PARKWAY
On 1/20/14 at 6:19 P.M., officers were dispatched to 1301 Grindstone Parkway, U.S. Cellular, in reference to an armed robbery. The investigation revealed two suspects entered the store and took cellphones and an undisclosed amount of money. One of the suspects was armed with a handgun. The suspects fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction of travel. There was no one was injured during the robbery and the investigation is ongoing. The only suspects descriptions at this time are two black males wearing all dark clothing with the hoods cinched around their faces and wearing sunglasses.
If anyone has any information about the suspects in this robbery,
please contact the Columbia Police Department or Crime
Stoppers at (573)875-TIPS to remain anonymous.