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Armed suspect robs pizza place

An armed robbery reportedly took place at Papa Murphy's in Alexandria Wednesday shortly before 9 p.m.

The suspect, a white male in his teens to early 20s, was reportedly wearing a mask that resembled the mask from the movie, Scream. He reportedly flashed a weapon, believed to be a handgun, to the employees and then got away with an undisclosed amount of cash, according to the Alexandria Police Department.

The suspect was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and jeans.

There were no reported physical injuries, according to the police department.

Law enforcement officers and the K-9 unit searched the area.

The take-and-bake pizza business is located at 1405 Broadway.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Alexandria Police Department at (320) 763-6631.