FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
At 4:18 a.m. today, the Springfield Police Department was dispatched to an armed robbery at Fast Trip, 1472 E. Kearney. The suspect entered the business, pointed a silver large frame revolver at the clerk and demanded money. The clerk complied with those demands, giving the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect then exited the store and was last seen walking eastbound. The suspect was described as a white male with a thin build between 5 feet 2 inches and 5 feet 5 inches tall, and he was wearing a gray hoodie, light-colored pants and an American flag bandana covering his face.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call 417-864-1810.
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SPD Case #14-28413Media Contact: Lisa Cox, Public Affairs OfficerO: 864-1786 | C: 839-5301Release authorized by: Lt. Tad Peters