Authorities are seeking a suspect in an aggravated robbery at the Food Mart on North O Street, said Sgt. Daniel Grubbs of the Fort Smith Police Department.
Police said received the initial call at 9:37 a.m.
The suspect (pictured at right) is believed to have left on foot, traveling south from the property, according to Grubbs.
Police said the suspect is possibly armed with a revolver of an unknown caliber. He is described as being a white male with a slender build, standing approximately 6 feet tall to 6-foot-3. He is thought to be 25 to 35 years old, officials said.
Anyone with information should call the Fort Smith Police Department at 479-709-5100 or the River Valley Crimestoppers at 78-CRIME.