Ithaca Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred Tuesday night at the Byrne Dairy Store located on North Meadow Street.
The suspect entered the store shortly before 11 o’clock, pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded all the money in the register, in addition to all of the store’s Newport cigarettes. Police say he made off on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes.
The suspect is described as a white male, 5’8″ tall, with a skinny build, light colored eyelashes and blue eyes. He was wearing a face mask and a light grey hooded sweatshirt with the hood portion covering his face.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Ithaca Police.