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Police search for armed robbery suspect

Published On: Jun 30 2013 05:49:58 PM CDT
Updated On: Jun 30 2013 02:30:11 PM CDT

Kingsport Police say the Dollar General on Memorial Blvd. was robbed at gunpoint Sunday afternoon.

KINGSPORT, Tenn. -

Kingsport Police say the Dollar General on Memorial Blvd. was robbed at gunpoint Sunday afternoon.

We're told K9 units were out tracking a suspect after a gunman entered the store just before 4:00 Sunday afternoon.

According to Kingsport Police, a man with a handgun robbed the store and ran from the scene. Police say the suspect was wearing a mask with a skull on it, a green shirt and blue jeans.

We're told the suspect was in and out of the store in less than a minute.

No one was injured during the robbery.