Man robs convenience store, fires shot in Nixa

NIXA, Mo. - An armed man robbed a convenience store late Wednesday night.

Officers responded to the call at the Kum & Go at 102 S. Ridgecrest at about 10:20 p.m. A clerk reported to officers that the robber took cash and fired one shot into the floor while inside the store.

The clerk was not injured. The robber left the store.

Police describe the bandit as approximately 5-foot-7 and around 130 to 140 pounds. He appeared to be 18 - 25 years old. The man wore a light gray hooded sweatshirt, dark pants, and a dark colored bandana over his face.

Anyone with information can call the Nixa Police Department at (417) 582-1030 or can call 9-1-1.