CPD searching for Kmart armed robbery suspect

CPD searching for Kmart armed robbery suspect

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Columbus Police Department is searching for an armed robbery suspect.

Police were dispatched to the Kmart on Airport Thruway in reference to an armed robbery on Tuesday, March 17 at approximately 3:15 p.m.

Upon arrival police met with a store employee who reported a white male walked up to the Pharmacy pickup window earlier that day and raised his shirt, exposing a black pistol stuck in the waistband of his shorts. The suspect then demanded narcotics.

The employee reported the suspect looked to be between the ages of 25 to 35 years old and was wearing a black T-shirt with white print, black shorts and black shoes.

No further information is available at this time.

This case remains under investigation by the Columbus Police Department.

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