Police on Wednesday were looking for a man who robbed the Hy-Step Corner shoe store on McHenry Avenue in Modesto on Tuesday afternoon.
Shortly after 5 p.m., Modesto police officers were called to the store at 2801 McHenry Ave., minutes after a man entered the store with a handgun and demanded money from an employee, said Sgt. Rick Armendariz, a Modesto police spokesman.
The man ran south toward Leveland Lane.
There were at least two employees and one customer in the store, but nobody was injured, Armendariz said.
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The suspect was described as white, in his 30s, wearing blue jeans, a brown jacket and a black cap.
He was about 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighed about 160 pounds, Armendariz said.