Police are searching for a man who robbed a gas station in Calverton at gunpoint early Tuesday, stealing cash before fleeing the scene on foot.

The armed robbery occurred at the Exxon gas station on Edwards Avenue at 12:10 a.m., Suffolk County police said.

No one was hurt.

Police said the suspect entered the station minimart, displayed a handgun and demanded cash. The attendant complied. It was not immediately clear how much was taken.

advertisement | advertise on newsday

Police said the robber then fled south on County Road 24.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Seventh Squad detectives at 631-852-8752 or Crime Stoppers at 800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.