A BP gas station was robbed by a gunman early Friday morning.
The crime occurred around 12:40 a.m. at the business located on Old Hickory Boulevard at Hickory Hills Boulevard off Interstate 24 in Whites Creek.
Police reported that the suspect entered the store, armed with a handgun, and approached the clerk and demanded money.
The clerk complied and the gunman fled on foot.
The suspect is described as a black male around five feet, six inches tall, weighing approximately 160 pounds.
At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a white shirt, gray pants, and red hat with a blue surgical mask over his face.
Canine units were notified, but were unable to run a track.