GLEN BURNIE, MD. (WJZ) — Police are searching for a suspect in an attempted robbery at a 7-Eleven in Glen Burnie overnight Thursday.

Officers responded at the 7-Eleven store on Greenway Road East at around 12:30 a.m.

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Police said an unknown male suspect came into the store, asked for a tobacco product, but was refused when he couldn’t give any identification.

The suspect left the store, but came back later and threatened the store clerk with a handgun, demanding merchandise.

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Police said the clerk did not comply and the suspect fled the store on foot. Officers have not found him yet.

The clerk was not injured during the incident.

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

CBS Baltimore Staff