Hamilton Police are looking for a suspect in the robbery of a Big Bee variety store on Barton Street East.
It was indicated that a male suspect with his face covered made demands for cash while he was observed holding an object believed to be a knife.
A small amount of money was handed over.
The suspect is described as a white male between 30 and 35 years old, 6 feet tall with a heavy build.
He was wearing a light coloured jacket with a hood and dark clothing over his face.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers.