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      Jail inmate arrested for armed robbery

      On August 13, Columbia Police believe Joseph Anderson robbed the Loop Liquor & Food Mart at 26 Business Loop 70 East at about 11:30 p.m.

      A Columbia man, already behind bars for felony stealing has been connected to an armed robbery in Columbia.

      On August 13, Columbia Police believe Joseph Anderson robbed the Loop Liquor & Food Mart at 26 Business Loop 70 East at about 11:30 p.m.

      In a news release sent out after the robbery, police said a man entered the business armed with a handgun demanded money and left with an unknown amount of cash.

      Anderson is already in the Boone County Jail after being arrested August 22, for felony stealing and shoplifting on a separate incident.