Man robs Church's Chicken with samurai sword

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A man robbed a Kansas City restaurant Tuesday night armed with a samurai sword, police said.

The suspect entered Church's Chicken, at 55th and Prospect, just before 10 p.m. Tuesday wearing a dark-gray hooded sweatshirt and carrying the sword, according to a statement from the Kansas City Police Department.

The man was described as a light-skinned black male standing between 5 foot 4 and 5 foot 5, weighing 120 to 130 pounds.

The suspect drove off in an older-model brown two-toned Chevy pickup truck, possibly from the 1980s.

If you know anything about what happened, you are urged to call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.

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