The Cobb County Police Department is investigating an armed robbery at the Dollar General in Austell.
The incident took place around 8:35 Friday morning at 1391 Veterans Memorial Highway.
According to police, the perpetrator entered the business's front door and produced a handgun, forcing and employee to open the safe. He took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the business on foot.
The suspect is described as a black male wearing dark clothing, grey Reebok shoes and a red ski mask and was armed with a black semi-automatic handgun.
Anyone with information should call (770) 499-3945.