Columbus police are investigating an armed robbery that happened this morning.
Police say a man dressed in black and carrying a handgun entered the Circle K at 2233 Fort Benning Road and demanded money.
That was at 6:50 a.m.
The employee described the thief as a black male with a light complexion.
The thief got off with an undisclosed amount of money.
It is believed that he fled on foot.
Anyone with information should contact Columbus police.