BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Baltimore County Police are investigating an armed robbery at a Goodwill store on Joppa Road in Towson and an attempted robbery at the Goodwill on Padonia Road in Cockeysville.

At 11:45 a.m. Friday, officers responded to a call reporting the robbery. Police said a suspect wearing a mask entered the store with a handgun and took an undisclosed amount of money from the cash register and then fled on foot.

At 6:28 p.m., a man targeted the Goodwill on Padonia Road, attacking a store employee. Paramedics responded to the scene but the store employee refused treatment. The perpetrator fled without taking anything.

Police are investigating both incidents but no word yet on whether they are related. They have also not released a description of the suspect.