Masked man robs convenience store at gunpoint

(South Boston, Va.) –The South Boston Police Department is looking for a man who robbed a convenience store at gunpoint.

Police say the masked gunman entered the Apple Market convenience store on Seymour Drive at about 10:30 Tuesday night, pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded money. He took an undisclosed amount of cash from the register and then ran from the store.

The robber is described as a black male wearing a red and black jacket and a ski mask.

Police did not release any further details.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the South Boston Police Department at 434-575-4273 or the Halifax County Crime Line at 434-476-8445.