St. Martin Parish Sheriff's investigators are seeking suspects wanted for the armed robbery of a Cecilia Dollar General store.

Sheriff's spokesperson Maj. Ginny Higgins said the suspect entered the store armed with a semi-automatic pistol at approximately 10 p.m. Thursday night.

Employees were preparing to close the store, located in the 2300 block of Cecilia Sr. High School Hwy., when the suspect entered.

The suspect is being described as a black male, about 6 feet tall and weighing 270-300 pounds. He was  wearing a gray hoodie, gray sweat pants, and had a black mask covering his face.

Anyone knowing the identity of the person responsible for this armed robbery is asked to contact the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 394-3071.