Armed Robbery Fruitland Rhodes Station
Cape Girardeau County
FROM: SHERIFF JOHN JORDAN
DATE: Sunday, May 15, 2011
On Sunday morning May 15, 2011, at approximately 8:20 a.m. the Sheriff's Office received a call from the Rhodes Convenience store in Fruitland, Missouri stating a Robbery had just occurred. Sheriff's Deputies responded for the Investigation.
The clerk reported the robber believed to be a Caucasian male, approximately 6 foot tall, medium build wearing blue jeans, a gray or green colored hooded jacket, wearing sunglasses came into the store after pumping a quantity of gasoline into his vehicle and displayed a weapon and robbed the clerk of an undetermined amount of currency.
The suspect then exited the store and left in his vehicle described as a Gold colored Chevrolet Blazer. No license plate information is available at this time.
Sheriff's Deputies are still investigating.