Attempted Robbery at Convenience Store

PANAMA CITY-- Panama City police are looking for a man who tried to rob a convenience store and one of its customers.

It happened about 4:30 Wednesday morning at the Hop 'N Pop store in the 1300 block of East 5th Street.

Surveillance cameras caught a tall black man, wearing a mask, and carrying a pipe and a black handgun walk toward the entrance to the store.

He orders the witness to hand over his money, but the witness ran. The suspect walked over to one of the store windows, tapped on the glass with the pipe, then ran behind the store.

If you have any information about this case, please call the Panama City Police Department at 872-3100.