Man robs Musicland store in The Mall in Columbia

April 09, 1997|By Jill Hudson | Jill Hudson,SUN STAFF

A man who indicated that he had a gun robbed the Musicland store in The Mall in Columbia earlier this week, according to Howard County police.

Police said that a man walked into the store about 8: 30 p.m. Monday, approached the sales clerk and handed her a note that said he had a gun.

The man demanded cash and ordered the clerk to the rear of the store, where he confronted the store manager, according to a police report.

The manager gave the man an undisclosed sum of cash from the store safe, and the robber ran from the store, police said.

No one was injured, and no weapon was seen.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male with black hair and brown eyes, standing 5 feet 10 inches, weighing 215 pounds and wearing a white shirt with stripes and khaki pants.

Pub Date: 4/09/97

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