Kansas City police are investigating the Tuesday night robbery of a Country Club Plaza ice cream store.
Employees of the Cold Stone Creamery at 114 W. 47th St. were cleaning up the closed business just after 10 p.m. when a masked robber sprinted through the rear door, which had been opened so trash could be taken out, according to police reports.
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The robber, wearing a gray sweat shirt, gray sweat pants and a ski mask, jumped over the counter where an employee was counting money. The suspect grabbed the money and fled out the rear door, according to police.
He did not show a weapon or say anything, witnesses told police.