Baton Rouge police: Armed man robs beauty supply store on Plank Road _lowres

Image captured from video provided by Baton Rouge Police Department -- Baton Rouge Police detectives are attempting to identify the individual in this photo who is accused of robbing Sally’s Beauty Supply, 6224 Plank Rd.

Police are trying to identify a person who Tuesday morning robbed employees of a Plank Road beauty supplies shop at gunpoint.

The male robber walked inside Sally’s Beauty Supply, 6224 Plank Road, about 8:45 a.m. with a handgun and demanded money from the employees, a Baton Rouge Police Department news release says.

Police believe the person grabbed an undisclosed amount of money and ran away, the release says.

Investigators described the person as a light-skinned black male between five feet ten inches and six feet tall, weighing about 170 pounds. According to the release, the male is wearing a red and black flannel-patterned jacket, dark skinny jeans, a red and gray knit cap, black shoes with neon green laces, and black-rimmed glasses.

Police asked that anyone with information on the robbery to call (225) 389-3845 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.