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KINGS MOUNTAIN, N.C. Police in Kings Mountain are on the lookout for a man who robbed a convenience store at gunpoint Tuesday.

The robbery happened around 7:45 p.m. at the Circle P convenience store at 301 Phifer Road.

An African American man entered the store, forced his way behind the counter and took an undisclosed amount of cash from the register, police said.

The man, who fled the scene on foot, wore dark sunglasses and a dark hooded jacket.

Anyone with information is asked to called Kings Mountain police at 704-734-0444.

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