Kwik Shop robbed at gunpoint

Posted By: Channel 8 Newsroom

Police are searching for the armed suspect that robbed a northwest Lincoln convenience store.

Officials say a masked robber entered Kwik Shop near N. 1st and W. Cornhusker Hwy just after 2 a.m. Sunday. Police say he was armed with a handgun and demanded cash.

The suspect took off running to the north with a small amount of money. He is described as a white male, about 5-foot-10 with an athletic build. Police say he was last seen wearing a red stocking cap pulled over his face with eye holes and a purple Mardi Gras mask with feathers.

If you have any information, contact police.