On July 28, 2020, at 3:45 p.m., an unknown male subject robbed the Boost Mobile at 1666 E. 63rd Street in Kansas City, Missouri. The suspect produced a handgun from a dark colored backpack and had a yellow iPhone. The suspect was wearing a "Mexico" hat, black tank top and worn blue jeans. The suspect displayed a firearm in the robbery and escaped on foot.
On August 13, 2020, from approximately 10:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., another robbery took place at the Boost Mobile at 5906 Prospect Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri. A suspect, matching the description of the suspect in the July 28th robbery, entered the Boost Mobile. The suspect was also wearing a "Mexico" hat, backpack and carrying a firearm matching the description of the first robbery. The suspect escaped on foot.
This case is being investigated as part of the Department of Justice's Operation Legend, a coordinated federal and local law enforcement initiative to fight violent crime.