(Photo by Saanich Police)

Saanich Police are searching for a suspect involved in an armed robbery that took place on Saturday morning.

At approximately 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 29th, a man wearing a medical mask walked into the Chevron gas station at the intersection of Quadra Street and Cloverdale Avenue.

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He proceeded to point a gun at the store clerk and demanded money. The 21-year-old clerk was thankfully unhurt during the incident, as he handed the robber the cash which prompted the suspect to flee.

The suspect is described as possibly Asian who is possibly bald or has a receding hairline.

At the time of the incident, he was wearing a grey and white hoodie, black jeans, grey gloves, sunglasses, and a medical mask to cover his face.

Saanich Police is asking the public to reach out if they have any information about the suspect or this incident, at their non-emergency line at 250-475-4321.