COBB COUNTY, Ga. -- Police are looking for a man who was armed with a handgun when he robbed a Walmart Neighborhood Market late Monday night.

The crime happened at the store located at 2909 Austell Road around 9 p.m.

Detectives said a man walked up to a checkout lane and demanded money from the employee. When the employee opened the cash register, the perpetrator yanked the cash drawer from it.

He was last seen running away from the store heading north toward Austell Road with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The robbery suspect is described as a black male between 5 feet 9 inches and 6 feet tall. Police said they believe he was in his late teens to early 20’s with a slim build and a medium complexion.

Anyone with information about this armed robbery is asked to call 770-499-3945. To remain anonymous and possibly receive a reward of up to $2,000 contact Greater Atlanta Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477).