A Mapco gas station in Hermitage was robbed at gunpoint early Thursday morning.
It happened around 1:30 a.m. at the location on the corner of Old Hickory Boulevard and Central Pike.
Metro police reported the suspect entered the store with a dark-colored handgun and immediately demanded money.
An unknown amount of cash was taken from the register, along with packs of cigarillos.
The suspect ran away from the store and the investigation is ongoing.
Metro police described the suspect as a black man who was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and a surgical mask.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-74-CRIME.
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