Springfield, Mo. -- (11/21/2017) Police are currently investigating an armed robbery that took place Monday evening near MSU. A non-student had arranged to meet a person through Facebook Marketplace to sell his cell phone when he was met outside by two subjects, one of whom pointed a gun at him and demanded his possessions. The individuals then took his items and ran.
The suspects were described as white males, both around 6’ to 6’2” tall and around 160 lbs. Both were in dark clothing, one was wearing a hoodie. The suspect with the gun was around 19-20 years old and had long, blonde hair in a ponytail. The gun was described as a grey revolver, possibly a“.357.”
Springfield Police responded to the incident and are currently investigating.