Columbia police continue to search for an armed robber tonight.
Investigators say two 21-year-old women were robbed at gunpoint at Aspen Heights Apartment Complex on Tuesday night.
Witnesses describe the suspect as a black male with braided hair and a gap in his teeth.
The student housing complex has been the location of several serious crimes since it opened this past summer.
We contacted Aspen Heights managers about their security problems and they sent us this statement.
â??Aspen Heights is currently working closely with local law enforcement to address a situation involving property disturbance that took place around 6pm on December 10, 2013. At this time we encourage residents with information pertaining to that eveningâ??s events to contact the City of Columbia Police Department at 573-874-7652. Aspen Heights will provide additional information as it becomes available.â??