CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department are asking for the public’s help identifying an armed robbery suspect in west Charlotte.

According to CMPD, the suspect entered the 7-Eleven in the 5100 block of Old Dowd Road, just off Billy Graham Parkway, around 4:15 a.m. Sunday. The suspect implied to the cashier that he had a weapon and demanded money from the worker.

Police say that once the suspect received the property, he ran from the store. The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5-foot-9, and was last seen wearing a blue hooded jacket and black pants.

Anyone with information regarding this incident or any other is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.