CORNING, AR (KAIT) – The Corning School District goes on lock down for almost two hours after an armed robbery at a shoe store.
According to Criminal Investigation Department Officer Sergeant Jamie Martin, Jordan's Shoe Store was robbed at gun point around 9:35 a.m.
The man behind the gun is described as a white male standing 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall with a neck tattoo. He was wearing a blue shirt and blue jeans. Martin says the man left on foot and later got into a red or maroon car.
Corning School District Superintendent J. M. Edington says shortly after the robbery, the school went on temporary lock down for approximately an hour and a half as a safety precaution.
Martin says the man left with an unknown amount of cash and a pair of shoes.
If you have any information regarding the identity or the whereabouts of this man, please contact the Corning Police Department at (870) 857-3311.