Police seek help identifying masked shoe store robber
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are asking for the public’s help with identifying a man suspected of robbing a Payless Shoe Source store.
Police said on Saturday, Sept. 28, an unknown masked man walked into the store, located at 5908 Wilson Ave., and tried to open the register. When an employee attempted to stop the man, he pointed a gun at the employee and demanded money. After getting an undisclosed amount of cash, the man left the store.
Police have released surveillance pictures hoping someone will recognize him. The suspect is described as a younger black male, who at the time was wearing a white tank top and dark colored pants.
Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816.474.TIPS.