Helena police search for Winn Dixie robber

HELENA, AL (WBRC) - Police in Helena said Tuesday they are continuing to search for a man who robbed the Winn Dixie grocery store.

Investigators, in a statement to FOX6 News Tuesday afternoon, said the Winn Dixie grocery store on Highway 17 was robbed at gunpoint around 9:45 p.m. Monday.  Police said the suspect, a black male approximately 5'9" and 200 lbs., entered the store, showed a handgun and forced one of the cashiers to the store office where an undetermined amount of money was taken from the safe.  The suspect then fled on a motorcycle.

No one was hurt.

Anyone with information about the robbery or suspect was asked to call the Helena Police Department at (205) 663-6499.