Lawrence police investigating early-morning armed robbery on Missouri Street

photo by: Chris Conde/Journal-World File Photo

A Lawrence Police Department vehicle is seen in this file photo from September 2018.

Lawrence police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred early Monday morning.

Officers responded to the call around 5:20 a.m. in the 900 block of Missouri Street, where they spoke to the person who had reportedly been robbed at gunpoint. Patrick Compton, a spokesman for the Lawrence Police Department, said the incident was still under investigation and no arrests had been made.

He said anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to call LPD’s nonemergency number at 785-832-7509, or Crimestoppers at 785-843-8477 and reference the case number L21022130. Tips to Crimestoppers can be anonymous.


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