The suspect walked into the store, at 4085 W. 5415 S., on Saturday just before 10 a.m. and displayed a gun. The suspect then demanded money from the clerk.
After the suspect took an undisclosed amount of the cash from the register, he forced the clerk to the back looking for a safe.
When the suspect saw the safe he told the clerk to wait in the bathroom. The clerk complied.
When the suspect left the store, the clerk called police.
The suspect is a male with dark skin, 5'6", medium build, wearing a black heavy winter coat, black hoodie sweatshirt, dark colored pants, and had a black scarf on his face. The suspect was armed with black handgun.
The suspect fled in an unknown direction. He did not take anything from the safe.
If anyone has information as to the identity of the suspect they are asked to call the Unified Police Department at 801-743-5950.