ORCUTT, Calif. - The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating an armed man who robbed an Orcutt convenience store early Tuesday morning.
It happened around 3:30 a.m. at the 7-Eleven on the 4900 block of South Bradley.
An armed man entered the store and threatened a clerk with a firearm. He then fled the area with an undisclosed amount of cash before deputies arrived on scene.
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's detectives are investigating.
The robber has been described a man between the ages of 20 and 40. He has an average height and build and was last seen wearing a blue surgical mask, dark colored hooded sweatshirt, gray pants and gray shoes.
Anyone with information about the man's identity is urged to contact the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office at 805-681-4100. You can also email detectives assigned to the case.