Man armed with knife still at large after robbing southwest Topeka Kwik Shop

Convenience store has been robbed multiple times

The Kwik Shop near S.W. 37th and Humboldt was robbed Thursday evening. The suspect got away with money and is still at large. (Google Maps)

A man armed with a double-bladed knife on Thursday evening robbed a Topeka Kwik Shop.


The incident was reported about 7:15 p.m. at 102 S.W. 37th.

A man entered the convenience store displaying the knife and demanding money, Topeka police Lt. Aaron Jones said.

He made off with currency and was last seen running southeast next to a silver Honda Element with dents on the rear of the vehicle.

The robber is described as a tall, black male who was wearing a black hoodie and a purple bandana over his face.

The same Kwik Shop location was robbed earlier this year and in April 2016.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (785) 234-0007.