Police Search for Hooded Robber

TOPEKA, Kan. - Police responded to a 911 call at 1:49 a.m. Friday, Feb. 13 reporting a robbery to the business of Some Like It Hot, 4720 S Topeka Blvd.

The store manager told police a white man wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and a black ski mask brandishing a black semi-automatic handgun confronted the store clerk demanding money.

The robber was given some money and fled the store. A canine officer was called to the scene and was able to follow a scent trail to the east of the business, but did not find the robber.

Topeka Police detectives were called to the scene of the crime and conducted interviews. The gathered information is being followed in an effort to discover the identity of the criminal.

Police continue to investigate and ask that anyone with information call detectives at 368-9400 or Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.