GREENVILLE, PITT COUNTY -

Greenville Police are investigating an armed robbery at the Waffle House on Greenville Boulevard.

The incident happened at 11:45 Tuesday night.

Police said a man went into the restaurant wearing a black hoodie and white t-shirt and had his face covered.

Authorities said he showed a handgun, demanded money from the cashier and got away with an undisclosed amount of money.

The Pitt County Sheriff's K-9 unit was brought in to help with the search.

No customers were in the store at the time and no one was injured.