BROOKLYN PARK, Md. (WUSA9) -- Anne Arundel County Police are searching for a suspect in connection with an attempted armed robbery that happened at an American Gas Station in Brooklyn Park early Saturday morning.
Police said they responded to the attempted robbery at the gas station located at 5500 Ritchie Hwy at 5:32 a.m. Authorities said the suspect went into the gas station and had his face covered.
The suspect pulled out a black handgun from his waistband and demanded money from the clerk, authorities said.
The clerk called the police and the suspect ran off with nothing from the store, police said.
Police are looking for a white man between the ages of 20 and 30. He was wearing a black hoodie, black jeans, and a black bandanna at the time of the incident.
The suspect has brown eyes and has a medium build.
If you have any information regarding this robbery, please call 410 222 8700.