The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is investigating the armed robbery of an Ashburn convenience store that occurred early Thursday morning.
An unknown male suspect reportedly entered the 7-Eleven in the 20600 block of Ashburn Rd. shortly before 1 a.m. before approaching the counter and asking to buy cigarettes.
The suspect then brandished a firearm and demanded cash, LCSO officials said.
He reportedly escaped with a small amount of cash. No injuries were reported.
Authorities describe the suspect as a white male, 6 feet tall, 180 to 200 pounds, with short brown hair.
The suspect reportedly wore a dark-colored baseball hat, a green hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, black shoes and a medical mask.
Anyone with information regarding the case is asked to contact Detective R. Reed at 703-777-1021.
Citizens may also submit a tip through the LCSO app, which is available on the iTunes App Store and Google Play.