COLUMBIA, Mo. – Columbia Police responded to an armed robbery at the Break Time Convenience Store on Grindstone Parkway at 12:04 Thursday morning.

The armed-robbery1preliminary investigation revealed a male suspect entered the business with a handgun and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect fled on foot in a southeast direction.

The suspect described as a black male in his mid-20s, approximately 5ft 10in with a thin build and dark clothing has not been identified.

The investigation is ongoing.