SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Police are investigating an armed robbery that took place Thursday morning on the outskirts of downtown Suffolk.

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According to police, the Happy Shopper in the 600 block of East Washington Street was robbed at gunpoint around 10:20 a.m. on Thursday. Officers say that the armed suspect entered the store and forced the employee to open the register and a gaming device.

The suspect left on foot with an undetermined amount of money.

Officials say the suspect is described as a Black male, nearly 6 foot tall, large build, wearing sunglasses and a black medical mask.

No one was injured.

Those with information are encouraged to submit a tip via P3 tips or call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.