Authorities are searching for a man who attempted to rob the 7-Eleven in Rand early Friday, said Cpl. Brian Humphreys of the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office.
The incident occurred about 3:45 a.m. at the convenience store located at 5425 Midland Drive. A clerk reported that a man wearing a ski mask approached the night service window, brandished a handgun, and demanded cash.
The clerk retreated into the store and the suspect casually walked away.
Nothing was stolen.Anyone with information may call the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office at 304-357-0169. Go to www.kanawhasheriff.us to submit anonymous tips.