The search is on for a robbery suspect who struck a convenience store in Newington early Thursday morning.
It happened at the 7-Eleven at 461 New Britain Ave. just after 5:35 a.m.
Police said a man wearing all black showed a handgun and made off with an unknown amount of cash.
They said he fled toward New Britain.
He was described as being of "average" height and weight. He wore a black hoodie, a dark mask, gloves, blue jeans and sneakers.
A K9 unit helped with the search, but the suspect wasn't found.
The clerk was not hurt.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Newington police at 860-666-8445.
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