Video: Man robs Kansas City gas station, carjacks customer as he leaves

Police want your help finding the man who robbed a Kansas City gas station Monday night and took off in a customer's car.

According to police the man walked into the Discount Smokes and Fuel Stop, 10416 Blue Ridge Blvd., at about 9:40 p.m., and pressed a gun to the side of one of the employees.

The robber pushed the employee behind the counter and demanded another employee empty the register into a bag.

As the suspect left, he forced an arriving customer out of his vehicle and made off with an undetermined amount of cash.

The robber is described as a black male between 30 and 40 years old. He stands between 5 foot 3 and 5 foot 6 and weights between 120 and 140 pounds. He was wearing a black puffy coat, black sunglasses and blue jeans and carried a black handgun.

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

Surveillance of the video can be seen below or by visiting



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