On 5/9/17, at approximately 7:20 p.m., a suspect stated he wanted to look at chains for himself. He requested to see multiple items, but was informed that store policy allowed only one item to be shown at a time. The suspect then said he left his wallet in the car. He exited the store. At that point, the employees activated store monitoring. The suspect returned and asked to see a high-end watch. After looking at the watch, he exited.
The security company monitoring the store called the police to do a wellness drive by. The suspect then returned to the store, lifted his shirt and showed the sales associates a gun in his waistband. Â He said, â€œI have a gun and Iâ€™m taking this stuff.â€ He then took a bracelet and necklace. At that point the suspect fled into a newer model black Nissan Altima. The police arrived 90 seconds after the suspect left.
The suspect was described as a White male in his mid 20â€™s. He is 5â€™9â€ and weighs 140 pounds. He has a long scar down the left side of his face. He also has a tattoo on his right upper forearm. He has a buzz cut and was last seen wearing blue jeans, Timberland boots and a blue and white plaid shirt. If you have any information regarding the identity of this individual, please call the Lenexa Police Department at 913-825-8120.