According to police the suspect went into the store and fired a shot at the clerk, who was able to get out of the way to remain uninjured.
Police say the suspect then demanded all of the money from the business and then left the location on foot and ran into an apartment complex behind the Valero with an unknown about of money.
Police describe the suspect as being 5'9" to 5'10", 160 to 170 in weight, wearing dark clothing, blue latex gloves and a mask over his face.
According to police the suspect was also carrying handgun with a silver or gray barrel.
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