The St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect wanted for the armed robbery of Dollar General in Cecilia.

Sheriff's spokesperson Maj. Ginny Higgins reported deputies responded to the armed robbery at Dollar General located in the 2300 block of Cecilia Sr. High School Hwy. at approximately 10 p.m. Friday.

Higgins said the suspect was armed with a semi-automatic pistol. He was described as a black male, wearing a white undershirt, along with a blue hoodie type sweatshirt with a grey and light blue design on the front. He was also wearing dark colored pants, a black ski mask, and white tennis shoes.

If anyone has any information as to the identity of the suspect, they are asked to contact the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 394-3071.