Officers responded to a report of an armed robbery Wednesday night at the Spirit Gas Station in Paso Robles.
The call came in around 10:30 p.m. Police say a man entered the business on Spring Street holding a black semiautomatic handgun and demanded money from the cashier.
The man was wearing a black sweatshirt, gloves and jeans. A bandanna was covering his face.
The suspect was inside the store for several minutes before running on foot toward Oak Street, according to police.
This is an ongoing investigation. If you have any information, you are asked to contact Paso Robles Police.