Police Investigate Armed Robbery At North Columbus Grocery Store


Columbus Police investigate an armed robbery that occurred at a North Columbus grocery store Sunday afternoon.

It happened at Cook's IGA in the 1200 block of Oakland Park.

Police said a man displayed a gun and demanded money from an employee.

The employee opened the register and the suspect grabbed an undetermined amount of money before leaving the store.

Police describe the suspect as a black male, age 35 to 40 years old, 5 feet 10 inches tall, 215 pounds with a medium complexion.  He was wearing a black hat, black jacket with a red and yellow stripe down the sleeve.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Columbus police at 614-645-4665.