Thursday night, Colorado Springs police were called to the Family Dollar near Platte and Murray for a robbery.
According to store employees, a man came in around 6:15 p.m. wearing all black with his face mostly covered, carrying a gun. He demanded cash.
A store employee tells 11 News he didn't get away with much.
A K-9 unit searched the surrounding area, but the man was never discovered.
He's described as a dark-skinned white or Hispanic man, around 25 years old, about 6-foot-1 with a stocky build.
Police believe he was working alone and got away on foot.
If you have information that could help police find the crook, call Crime Stoppers at 634-STOP.