COLUMBIA BANK ROBBED FRIDAY MORNING

A Central Bank in Columbia was robbed early Friday. Columbia police officers responded to the 500 block of East Nifong at about 9:40am after a man entered the business, approached a teller, and demanded money. The suspect retrieved an undisclosed amount of money before fleeing the area on foot. There were no injuries or property damage. If you have any information on the identity of the suspect, contact the Columbia Police Department (573) 874-7652, or call CrimeStoppers at (573) 875-TIPS to remain anonymous.