FastLane in Columbia robbed, suspect on the run

Suspect, possibly armed, takes money from gas station on West Boulevard

POSTED: 05:32 AM CDT Mar 28, 2013    UPDATED: 07:35 PM CDT Mar 28, 2013 
Police on scene of robbery

Columbia police say a man who may have had a weapon robbed the FastLane gas station on West Boulevard early Thursday.

The robbery happened around 2:30 a.m. when the suspect walked in with his hand under his shirt, as if he was hiding a weapon.

He took cash from the store and left on foot. Police confirm no one was hurt in the robbery.

The only description available states the suspect is a black male, around six feet tall.

If you have information about the robbery or suspect, call CrimeStoppers at (573) 875-8477.