For Release: 07-09-2019
Released by: Detective Brandon Jeffery
Raytown Police Respond To An Armed Robbery And Discover A Man Shot
Raytown, MO- On July 9th, 2019 at approximately 8:26 P.M., officers were called to the Blue Ridge Smoke Store, 5220 Blue Ridge Cutoff, in regard to a armed robbery.
Officers arrived on scene and located one adult male, who had been shot during the robbery. The victim was located outside the convenience store, in the parking lot.
The victim was transported to an area hospital with serious injuries.
The unknown male suspect was last seen traveling southbound on Blue Ridge Cutoff, in a tan, two-door passenger car.
An investigation of the incident is underway. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS.