Missoula officers investigate armed robbery


MISSOULA, Mont. - Missoula police officers say they're investigating an armed robbery at a jewelry and crystal store on Brooks Street in the Holiday Village shopping center. Officers say an armed suspect entered the Crystal Limit at around 10:30 a.m. Monday, and brandished a gun.

Officers say the man made off with an undisclosed amount of cash, and the clerk was not injured.

On Monday, a sign at the store informed customers that the store was closed due to an emergency.  The owner of the store tells NBC Montana that it was his wife working at the time.

The suspect is described 5-foot-11 with a thin build. He reportedly wore a black hooded sweatshirt, black shoes, black pants and sunglasses.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Missoula Police at (406) 552-6300  or Missoula Crimestoppers at (406) 721-4444

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