— Durham police are searching for the man who robbed a Family Dollar store Sunday afternoon.
Authorities said a man entered the store at 900 Bacon St. at about 3:30 p.m. and told the clerk he needed money as he brought a drink to the counter.
When the clerk did not respond, the man displayed a gun in the waistband of his pants before fleeing with an unknown amount of cash, police said.
The man was described as being black with short hair, a mustache and beard. He was 6 feet tall, weighed about 200 pounds and was wearing a gray hoodie with a black stripe, gray sweatpants and gray sneakers.
Anybody with information is asked to call Durham police at or Crime Stoppers at.