LEWISTON — Lewiston police are asking for help from the public in finding the man responsible for robbing a Main Street restaurant.

Police say the suspect went into Sam’s Italian Foods just after 11 a.m. Sunday and demanded money from the person behind the register. No weapon was shown.

The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of cash toward Bates Street.

The suspect is described as white, about 5 feet, 5 inches tall, with a medium to husky build and a goatee.

WMTW-TV says the suspect was last seen wearing blue jeans and a blue hooded sweat shirt, with black and white lettering on it.