Police are searching for a suspect that robbed the Hometown Sweepstakes in the 400 block of East Business Hwy 190 in Copperas Cove.

Police said they learned the suspect, who is described as a black male, entered the business and displayed a handgun to an employee and demanded money.

The suspect exited the back of the store with an undisclosed amount of money.

His height ranges between 5’07”-5’10”, slim build, wearing a red shirt, black hoodie and carrying a red bag.

No injuries were reported by the employee during the incident.

The investigation is ongoing.

Tips can be made anonymously through the Copperas Cove Crime Stoppers top number at (254) 547-1111.