FBI Kansas City
Public Affairs Specialist Bridget Patton
(816) 512-8200
August 24, 2020

FBI Offers Reward of Up to $5,000 for Information on Robberies of Boost Mobile

The FBI and the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the individual responsible for a string of armed commercial robberies in Kansas City, Missouri. A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual responsible for these robberies that occurred at Kansas City-area Boost Mobile stores in July and August 2020.

Investigators believe the same subject is responsible for these robberies:

  • July 28, 2020, Boost Mobile at 1666 E. 63rd Street, Kansas City, Missouri
  • August 13, 2020, Boost Mobile 5906 Prospect Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri

In each of these robberies, the subject was wearing a “Mexico” hat and carried a backpack. The suspect was armed with a handgun and fled on foot. The subject is described as a black male, approximately 5’6 to 5”8, early to late 20s, slim build and facial hair.

Anyone with information is asked to call 816-474-TIPS or submit a tip online at tips.fbi.gov. The FBI, working with our partners, continues to identify violent offenders within Kansas City as part of Operation Legend.