Southington police are searching for the man who robbed a convenience store at gunpoint last night.
According to police, a man entered Sam's Quick Mart at 2211 Meriden-Waterbury Road around 9 p.m. Thursday and walked behind the counter. He pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded cash.
Police said the suspect took an unidentified amount of money and ordered the clerk to lie on the floor while he escaped in red sedan with a Conn. license plate.
The suspect is described as a black man in his mid-20s to early 30s standing 5'9" tall. He was wearing a long-sleeve white button down, baggy jeans and white Yankees baseball cap, police said.
Anyone with information should contact Southington Police Detective Kyle Dobratz at 860-378-1654.