Video shows armed robber wearing gorilla mask

A man wearing a gorilla mask and carrying a rifle walked into Western Food Market, 10900 N Western Ave., and demanded money, according to an Oklahoma City police report.
by LeighAnne Manwarren Modified: October 8, 2013 at 2:12 pm •  Published: October 8, 2013

Oklahoma City police are looking for a man who robbed a store while wearing a gorilla mask and carrying a rifle.

Police on Tuesday released surveillance video of the Sept. 29 robbery of Western Food Market, 10900 N Western Ave.

The store owner told police a man wearing a gorilla mask pointed a rifle at him and demanded money from the register.

The robber gave the store owner a bag and told him to fill it with cash, according to the incident report.

When the robber had the cash, he told the store owner to lie down on the floor and then fled, according to the report.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 235-7300.


by LeighAnne Manwarren
Breaking News Reporter
LeighAnne Manwarren is a reporter covering breaking news, crime and weather for The Oklahoman and NewsOK.com. An Oklahoma City native, Manwarren is a University of Oklahoma journalism alum and has interned for The Oklahoman, the Oklahoma Gazette,...
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