Ithaca Police are investigating a reported armed robbery at the Shortstop Deli around 4:21 a.m. on Sunday, December 24.
Authorities say the suspect entered the store which is located on the 200 block of West Seneca Street, displayed a handgun, and stole an unknown quantity of cash from the register. The suspect fled the area before Police arrived and was last seen running north on North Albany Street.
The suspect is described as a male, wearing a black sweatshirt with the hood up and a ski mask covering his face and light colored jeans.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the IPD at 272-3245.