Copperas Cove police are searching for a man who held a store employee at knife point during a robbery Tuesday night.

The robbery occurred at the Star Mart at 1903 North 1st Street shortly after 10 PM.

Witnesses told police the knife-wielding, masked suspect grabbed an employee and demanded money. He then fled the store with an undisclosed amount of cash.

No injuries were reported.

The suspect was described as a white male of medium build with blonde hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a black ski mask, gray sweat shirt, and blue jeans, and had a red bandanna tied around his neck.

Police have released two surveillance stills and are asking anyone with information about the crime or who may recognize the suspect to call Copperas Cove Crime Stoppers at (254) 547-1111.

Callers to Crime Stoppers do not have to give their names, and information leading to an arrest and conviction could net a cash reward of up to $1,000.