Corpus Christi police are currently investigating an armed robbery at a convenience store.

The robbery happened around 1 a.m. Friday at the Stripes at the corner of Staples and Doddridge. A man showed the clerk a gun and made off with beer and cigarettes.

The suspect is described as a black man. He drove away down Weber towards S.P.I.D. in a black sedan with three to four passengers. Call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS with any information.