Robber hits Walmart Neighborhood Market in Westwood


Westwood police are investigating the Sunday morning robbery of the Walmart Neighborhood Market at 47th Street and Mission Road.

Investigators report that a black male entered the store before 6 a.m. Sunday and approached the register to make a small purchase. When the cashier opened the register, the man took out a black handgun and demanded money. The man then fled the store and got into a small silver SUV, which drove away down 47th Street.

Witnessed described the man as in his 20s and approximately 5’9” tall and 150 pounds. He was wearing a black hat and black jacket.

Anyone with information about the robbery should call investigators at 913-782-0720.