LOCKPORT – A robber armed with a black handgun escaped Thursday night with an undetermined amount of money from a Stop N Gas store at 4004 Lake Ave. in the Town of Lockport.

The Niagara County Sheriff’s Office said the man displayed the gun about 8:25 p.m. and demanded money from the clerk.

The clerk said the robber was about 6 feet tall, weighed about 200 pounds and was wearing a red hoodie or red shirt and black baggy Jeans. He left in the southbound direction.