A man armed with a gun robbed the Circle K store on Lakeview Drive in China on Sunday morning.

Maine State Police said in a news release the robber entered the store at about 4:30 a.m. and demanded cash from the store cashier. The man fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

He is described as wearing blue jeans, a black hooded jacket and a mask.

There were no other patrons in the store at the time of the robbery. No one was hurt.

Police searched the area with a police dog to no avail.

Anyone at the store or in the area between 4:30 and 4:45 a.m. is asked to call state police at 624-7076.