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Man with samurai sword robs Church's Chicken

  • Published Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at 1:49 a.m.
  • Updated Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at 9:59 a.m.

Kansas City police are looking for a man who robbed a Church’s Chicken restaurant Tuesday night armed with a samurai sword.

The man demanded money from the cash register at the store at 55th Street and Prospect Avenue just before 10 p.m. He then left in a brown, two-toned Chevrolet pickup truck, possibly a 1980s model.

Police said the man was described as having light black skin, being 5 feet 4 inches to 5 feet 5 inches tall, weighing 120-130 pounds and wearing a dark gray or black hoodie and jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Tips Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).

| Matt Campbell, mcampbell@kcstar.com

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