Ithaca Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Quik Shoppe convenience store on Third Street Sunday night.
The suspect is accused of entering the store around 6:20, approaching the counter and then asking the clerk for all the money inside the register while displaying a handgun tucked into his pants waistband. The suspect took off on foot in the direction of Bowl-O-Drome with an undetermined amount of money.
Police say the suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5’7″ with a slim build, wearing a ski-type mask, dark colored pants, jacket and shoes.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Ithaca Police at (607) 272-3245.