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Lawrence police seeking information on Islamic Center robbery

Lawrence Police are asking the public for assistance in finding a robber of the Islamic Center at 1917 Naismith Drive.

The suspect is described as a black male, heavyset in his 20s with a light mustache. At the time of the incident on August 13th, he was wearing a red NBA hoodie, hat and blue jeans.

Surveillance footage shows the suspect entering the worship center and removing two donation boxes containing approximately $1,000 – $2,000 in cash.

The morning of the incident, the suspect was believed to be driving a marroon or red four-door sedan.

If you have more information, call the Lawrence Police Department at 785-832-7509.


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