Police say the Select Food Mart was robbed Monday night.
Officers were called to the store on East Elms Road about 8:45 p.m.
They were told that a single male entered the store, displayed a handgun and demanded money from the store clerk.
He escaped with an undisclosed amount of money.
The suspect was described as being 35-40 years old, about 5 foot 7 to six foot three inches call, last seen wearing dark colored boots, hoodie and gloves.
The clerk was not injured.