Early police have released information about an armed robbery that occurred at 1:13 a.m. Friday at the Food Plaza at 1300 Early Blvd.

According to police:

At approximately 1:13 a.m. Friday morning, a male subject went into the Food Plaza at 1300 Early Blvd. armed with a dark colored semi automatic handgun. The suspect held the clerk at gunpoint and left with an undetermined amount of cash and cigarettes from the store.

The male suspect was wearing a black or dark blue hoodie and pants, possibly a red shirt and white rimmed sunglasses and a blue bandana with white designs on the bandana. Anyone with information about this crime, please call the Early Police Department at 325-646-5322 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.