(LAUREL, Del.)- The Laurel Police Department responded to a call at approximately 8 a.m. Sunday at the Dollar General Store located on Sussex Highway in reference to an armed robbery.

Investigations revealed an unknown white male with a black in color handgun robbed the employee of the Dollar General. The suspect is described as a White Male approximately 6' tall, wearing a black in color hoody, wearing a mask or cloth covering the bottom portion of his face and jeans and departing the store in an easterly direction across the highway.

Investigation are on-going and further information will be provided when available.

Anyone with information regarding this incident please contact the Laurel Police Department at 302-875-2244 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-333-TIPS (8477).