Search underway for man who robbed gas station store in Baton Rouge at gunpoint _lowres

Baton Rouge Police are attempting to identify the suspect in this photo who is accused of robbing a Cracker Barrel, 4245 Nicholson Dr.

Authorities are looking for the man caught on surveillance video Wednesday morning robbing a Cracker Barrel gas station across the street from the LSU Golf Course.

The man walked into the store at the intersection of Nicholson and East Boyd drives about 3:30 a.m. Wednesday armed with a handgun and demanded money, said Cpl. L’Jean McKneely, a Baton Rouge police spokesman.

The man grabbed an undisclosed amount of money before leaving the store and fleeing eastbound in a dark-colored vehicle on East Boyd Drive, McKneely said.

Police ask anyone with information about this incident to call the department’s Armed Robbery Division at (225) 389-3845 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.