COLUMBIA, MO – Leads are being followed after an armed bank robbery Friday morning in Columbia.

The investigation discovered footage of a white male suspect who entered Great Southern Bank on South Providence. The man demanded money from an employee while presenting a firearm.

Police ask for public assistance with identifying the individual. He is described as 5’9″ with slim build, wearing a dark colored sweatshirt, mask, and gloves.

Those with information should contact police 573-874-7652  or call CrimeStoppers 573-875-TIPS (8477)to provide an anonymous tip.