Niagara Falls convenience store robbed

Police are on the hunt for the man responsible for robbing a Busy Bee Convenience Store in Niagara Falls.

Just before midnight on Thursday, Niagara Police were called to the Victoria Ave location after a man held up the store with a weapon.

The robber was able to grab cash and cigarettes before fleeing westbound on McRae Street.

The suspect is described as a 5'5" tall black man with a medium build, approximately 25 years old. At the time he was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, a black baseball hat, grey track pants, black Air Jordan running shoes, and a Halloween style mask. He was also carrying a small white duffle bag with black flowers on it.

The store's clerk was not hurt during the robbery.