BROOKLYN, Md. (WJZ) — Police are searching for a man who allegedly robbed a 7-Eleven in Anne Arundel County at gunpoint early Wednesday morning.

Officers responded for an armed robbery at the 7-Eleven at 5617 Ritchie Highway at around 4 a.m. According to police, the man entered the store, showed the clerk a handgun and demanded cash.

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The suspect fled the store on foot, and when officers searched the area they were not able to find him.

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Police described the suspect as a Black man in his mid 20s, with a medium build between 5’6″ and 5’8″ wearing a black baseball hat, black hooded sweatshirt, black pants and a light blue face mask.

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Robbery Unit detectives are investigating and ask anyone with information to contact 410-222-4720 or the TipLine at 410-222-4700.