PITTSBURG, Kan. — Pittsburg police are searching for a man in the robbery of a convenience store with a handgun.

Police said they were called to the Snak-Atak, 1101 E. Fourth St., about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday. The store clerk reported to police being held at gunpoint by a man who took an undetermined amount of cash and ran.

The man was described as being about 6-foot-2 and weighing 250 to 270 pounds; he was last seen wearing blue jeans, a gray hooded sweatshirt and a mask, police said.

Police are asking that anyone with information about the robbery to call them at 620-231-1700 or the automated tip line at 620-231-8477.

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