Gardner police are seeking a suspect in an attempted armed robbery outside the Liquor Barn, 512 E. Main Street.
Police responded to the incident at the store at approximately 1 p.m. on Feb. 19.
According to a press release, a store clerk said as she was outside on a work break, she had been approached by a man who appeared to be carrying a gun. The man demanded money.
She retreated into the store and called the police. The suspect fled on foot.
The clerk described the suspect as a white male, 5-foot, 6-inches to 5-foot, 8-inches; between the ages of 20 and 35 years old. He was wearing a green pullover, blue denim jeans and tan boots. He also had distinctive acne and acne scars.
Police are asking anyone who sees someone matching the description to phone the Gardner Police Department. Do not approach him, as the suspect may have a weapon.
The police department can be reached at (913)856-7312.