Attempted armed robbery, suspect flees

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PARIS, TX-- Paris Police are looking for a man they say attempted to rob a convenience store early Tuesday morning.

It happened just before 5 A.M. in the 2800 block of North Main Street.

Paris police say a white man entered the store, went to the bathroom and then approached the counter with a note saying "this is an armed robbery, give me the money." The clerk then pushed the panic alarm and the suspect fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a white man in his early 20's about 5 foot 8 and 150 pounds.

If you have any information, contact Paris Police.