Police: Man robs Amarillo convenience store armed with knife

Surveillance photo of robbery suspect

Police are searching for a man who they say robbed an Amarillo convenience store armed with a knife early Wednesday morning.

The robbery, according to police, happened in the 3600 block of Northeast 24th just after 1:00 a.m., Wednesday.

Police said two employees were working inside the store when a man walked behind the counter and displayed a knife. The knife was described as having a silver three-to-dour inch blade.

The man then demanded money from the register in addition to the contents of the employees' pockets, police said.

Watch the video to see full surveillance footage.

The suspect is described as a thin Hispanic male about six-feet tall with a mustache and acne scars on his face. Police said he was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and dark-colored jeans.

No injuries were reported, police said.

Any information on this crime can be reported to Amarillo Crime Stoppers at (806) 374-4400 or online here.