Ames police are investigating an armed robbery at a convenience store late Sunday night.
Police say it happened at the Swift Stop at 125 6th Street around 11:54 p.m. A white male entered the store and demanded money but the clerk refused. The suspect pulled out a knife and physically restrained the clerk. The suspect then fled the store without getting any cash.
Police have released a photo of the suspect. They say he was wearing a dark colored ski mask, red hooded Iowa State sweatshirt, grey windpants, and mismatched gloves. He left the scene on foot, headed northwest.
If you have any information about the robbery you’re asked to contact the Ames Police Department at 515-239-5317.