Lubbock Police are on the hunt for a suspect who they say robbed a central Lubbock convenience store Monday morning.
The robbery occurred just before 4 a.m. at the Stripes at 34th and Q. Police say a Hispanic man, armed with a knife went into the store and attempted to take money from the cashier.
The cashier, a 65-year-old woman, ran from the suspect and locked herself inside a back room. Police say the suspect then fled the scene on foot. They aren't saying how much money, if any, the suspect may have taken.
Officers describe the suspect as a Hispanic male, 30-35 years of age, 5'7, 180 pounds, bald, wearing a black shirt and blue jeans. He was also wearing a blue bandana and brown work boots. Witnesses say he has tattoos, as well.
If you have any information about the crime or the suspect, you are urged to call police or Crime Line at 741-1000.
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