Surveillance images released in March 17 robbery of Circle K in Amelia _lowres

Photo provided by ST. MARY PARISH SHERIFFS' OFFICE -- The man pictured is accused of robbing a Circle K on La. 182 in Amelia in the early morning hours of March 17, 2015.

Authorities released surveillance images Tuesday of a man accused of robbing a convenience store on La. 182.

The man is captured on video entering the Circle K on March 17 and approaching the counter, where he demanded money from the clerk, the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.

“Fearing that the suspect would become violent,” the clerk handed over the money in the cash register, the Sheriff’s Office said. It happened around 3 a.m.

Anyone with information on the man’s identity is encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (985) 384-1622 or email Tips can remain anonymous.