According to the Columbia Police Department, officers were dispatched August 4, 2015, to the Midwest Petroleum located on South Providence Road at 7:29 p.m. for reports of a robbery with a gun. Less than ten minutes later, officers received another report of an armed robbery at the Domino’s Pizza on Green Meadows Way at 7:38 p.m.
In both incidents, male suspects entered the businesses with guns, demanding money. The suspects fled the scenes before officers arrived. They are carrying an undisclosed amount of money.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Columbia Police Department or the CrimeStoppers anonymous hotline at (573) 875 – TIPS.