AUGUSTA – The Augusta Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred at the Quick Mart on Western Avenue Wednesday night.
Police said the robbery happened just after 5:30 p.m.
The caller told police the suspect entered the store, threatened the use of a weapon and demanded an undisclosed amount of money.
The suspect is described as a white man between 5 foot 8 and 6 feet tall. He was wearing a dark-colored hoodie, jeans, dark shoes and a white facial covering.
Police said the suspect fled before they arrived.
They are asking anyone with information to call the police department’s Criminal Investigations Bureau at 626-2370, Ext. 3418.