Helena-West Helena Police are on the look out for a suspect who robbed the August Moon Restaurant at gunpoint.
The August Moon Restaurant on Sebastian Street was robbed at gunpoint just after 4 p.m. Thursday.
According to police, a black male armed with a handgun and wearing a white shirt and a white do-rag entered the restaurant and demanded money.
Police reported that the man has tattoos all over his arms and among them is the word “Thug.”
The robber fired a shot at one of the employees in the restaurant on his way out, but missed. No one was hurt but the employees were shaken up.
Police searched the area around Third and Second streets for the suspect.
An undetermined amount of money was taken in the robbery.
At press time Thursday, the entire police force was out searching for the robber.