Cranston Police are searching for a man who walked into the Aldi Market on Cranston Street Monday afternoon with a semiautomatic weapon and demanded cash.
Police said the man, described as a white male wearing a black Callaway golf jacket, Callaway golf hat and a black and red scarf pulled over his face, stuck the gun into the ribs of a cashier at the checkout line.
The man, who appeared to be in his 40s of 50s, did not obtain any money and fled the store towards Franklin Street.
No vehicle was seen.
If you have any information, call Cranston Police at 401-477-5047. Det. Joseph Hopkins and Det. John Cardone of Cranston Police are leading the investigation.